19 Cambodians to Pursue U.S. Graduate Degrees under 2007-2008 Fulbright Program

U.S. Embassy, Phnom Penh
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 Ambassador Mussomeli (far left) and
 H.E. Dr. Kol Pheng (far right) pose for
 a group photo with the ten new
 Cambodian Fulbright students. Full Size



 The U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh recently conducted a pre-departure orientation for 10 new Cambodians who will pursue graduate degrees in the U.S. under the auspices of the Fulbright Fellowship Program. They will join 9 other Cambodian Fulbright students currently in the U.S. for a total of 19 Cambodian students studying under the Fulbright program in 2007-2008. Guests of honor for the opening ceremony were U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia, Joseph A. Mussomeli; H.E. Dr. Kol Pheng, Senior Minister and Minister of Education, Youth and Sports; Mr. Men Nimmith, President of the Fulbright Alumni Association of Cambodia; and Ms. Dy Koekunthea, Fulbright student representative. After the opening ceremony, the new students and their parents had the opportunity to discuss living and studying in the U.S. with current and former Fulbright grantees. Read the rest of this entry »


British Chevening Scholarships

Chevening scholarship in Cambodia is run by the British Embassy Phnom Penh funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and administered by the British Council are prestigious awards which enable overseas students to study in the United Kingdom.

Chevening Scholarships are offered in over 150 countries and enable talented graduates and young professionals to become familiar with the UK and gain skills which will benefit their countries. Read the rest of this entry »