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2019 international peace camp for grandchildren of Korean War veterans

Applications are being called for from grandchildren of New Zealand Korean War veterans to attend the 2019 Youth Peace Camp. The camp will be held in Seoul, Republic of Korea, from 30 June to 6 July 2019.

There are two vacancies for New Zealander grandchildren.

To qualify you must:

  • be the grandchild of a New Zealand Korean War veteran
  • be attending a polytechnic or university (undergraduate or postgraduate) and have a good academic record
  • have no criminal record
  • be recommended by either:
    • your education provider (Head of School, dean, or professor), or
    • a representative of the Korean War Veterans Association.

The Korean Government will:

  • provide a 50% subsidy for economy airfares
  • cover official expenses, including accommodation, travel and meals.

Successful applicants will be required to arrange their own travel insurance and personal spending money.

If you are interested contact Jay Waters at the Embassy of the Republic of Korea:


18 April 2019