2000

· 06.23 Establishment of Kwanjeong Lee, Chonghwan Foundation.

2001

· 09.25 Supported scholarship business of Jeju Internationalization Scholarship Foundation.

2002

· 04.17 Donated a scholarship to Masan High School.

· 04.23 Changed its name to ‘Kwanjeong Lee, Chonghwan Educational Foundation(KEF)’.

· 04.24 Announcement of its launch as the nation’s largest educational foundation with 300 billion won official

property.

· 04.30 Announcement of scholarship business plan and scholarship awarding ceremony.

Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 08.27 Selected 99 students as the first group of overseas scholarship recipients.

· 08.30 Awarded scholarships to local students in Masan City.

· 09.02 Donated 100 million won for flood victims.

· 11.13 Supported the School of Advanced International Studies at the Johns Hopkins Univesity, United States,

with an initial donation of 10,000 US dollars towards the Korea Peace Forum held in 2002.

· 11.22 Supported the establishment of memorials to commemorate the scientific discoveries of Youngsil Jang,

a Korean scientist and astronomer during the Joseon Dynasty.

· 12.01 Ranked as the best foundation of 2002 by Equitable, an industry analysis magazine.

· 12.17 Donated toward the construction of Kwanjeong Gifted Students Building in Masan High School.

2003

· 01.22 Supported scholarship business of Jeju Internationalization Scholarship Foundation.

· 01.23 Supported the University of North Korean Studies in Kyungnam University with 300 million won for the

construction of Unification Building.

· 03.11 Announcement of scholarship business plan and scholarship awarding ceremony.

Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 04.15 The founder won the 5th Main Youngsil Jang Prize in science and culture.

· 10.17 The founder was given Gold Tower Order of Industrial Service Merit.

· 12.31 Additional donation – Jeju Crown Country Club(estimated value of 100 billion won)

2004

· 03 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 07 Selected students as the 3rd group of overseas scholarship recipients.

· 10 The founder received an honorary doctorate degree in education from Korea National University of Education.

· 12 The founder was given the Baekbeom Prize in culture.

2005

· 03 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 07 Selected students as the 4th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

2006

· 02 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 03 Reached total operating asset of 500 billion won.

· 07 Selected students as the 5th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

2007

· 01 Reached total operating asset of 600 billion won.

· 02 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 07 Selected students as the 6th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

· 10 Made an agreement with Uiryeong High School about the support fund of 240 million won.

2008

· 02 The founder was selected as one of 48 Heroes of Philanthropy by Forbes.

Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 03 Published the translation of ‘古代史 〈謎解き事典〉’ by Yuji Seki.

· 05 Published the founder’s autobiogragphy.

· 07 Selected students as the 7th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

2009

· 02 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 03 The founder was given the Grand Order of Mugunghwa by the government.

· 07 Selected students as the 8th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

2010

· 03 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 07 Selected students as the 9th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

· 11 Donated flagpoles for the awakening of national consciousness in people.

2011

· 04 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 06 Selected students as the 10th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

Additional donation of flagpoles for the awakening of national consciousness in people.

2012

· 02 Published new edition of the founder’s autobiography.

· 04 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 05 Made an agreement with Seoul National University about the donation of 60 billion won towards the

construction of Kwanjeong Library, a new digital library.

· 07 Selected students as the 11th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

Established 300,000 dollars scholarship for Zhejiang University, China.

· 11 Reached total operating asset of 800 billion won.

2013

· 02 Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 04 Awarded scholarships to 221 domestic university students.

· 05 Groundbreaking ceremony of Kwanjeong Library in Seoul National University.

· 07 Provided a scholarship to Zhejiang University, China.

· 09 Awarded overseas scholarships to 359 students studying abroad.

· 10 Selected students as the 12th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

2014

· 02 The founder received an honorary doctorate degree from Seoul National University.

Selected Korean undergraduate and graduate students as domestic scholarship recipients.

· 05 Awarded scholarships to 175 domestic university students.

· 06 Selected students as the 13th group of overseas scholarship recipients.

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