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Press Release: Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF): Pre-Departure Orientation of the 2015 Cohort

Hanoi, May 27, 2015 – The Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF), an independent U.S. Federal Government agency, is pleased to announce that 26 new Fellows will begin graduate studies in Fall 2015 and 4 new Visiting Scholars will undertake professional development programs during the upcoming academic year 2015-2016, at 24 leading universities in the United States (see the list below). The VEF Fellowship Program and the VEF Visiting Scholar Program are two of the outstanding educational programs offered by VEF in its mission to continue to strengthen the relationship between Vietnam and the United States and foster understanding between the people of the two countries through educational exchange and capacity building. To prepare the new Fellows and Visiting Scholars for their transition to the United States, VEF provides a comprehensive Pre-Departure Orientation (PDO) program, which will be held from June 4-9, 2015, in Dong Nai and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

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Click here (PDF - 244 KB) for the Press Release in Vietnamese.