For Immediate Release
March 1, 2019
The U.S. Embassy Phnom Penh and EducationUSA Cambodia will host the annual EducationUSA Fair 2019 on Monday, March 4, 2019 to highlight U.S. educational opportunities for Cambodian students. The Fair will provide a unique venue for Cambodians to connect with U.S. institutions of higher learning and to learn about the advantages of receiving a U.S. university education.
The Fair is scheduled from 2:00—6:00 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Great Duke Hotel (the former Inter-continental) and is open to the public. However, members of the media who wish to interview the Embassy’s Chargé d’affaires Michael Newbill on the topic should arrive at the Grand Ballroom of the Great Duke Hotel by 1:00 p.m.
This year, 30 representatives from U.S. colleges and universities will be available to speak with Cambodian students about degree programs, admission requirements, and scholarship opportunities in the United States. Other exhibitors will provide information about student visas, U.S. government exchange programs, and EducationUSA advising.
All Cambodian high school and university students with an interest in studying at a higher education institution in the United States are welcome to attend. Parents are also welcome and encouraged to participate.
EducationUSA is a U.S. Department of State network of over 400 international student advising centers in more than 170 countries. The network promotes U.S. higher education to students around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to study at accredited postsecondary institutions in the United States. It also provides services to the U.S. higher education community to help institutional leaders meet their recruitment and campus internationalization goals. EducationUSA is your official source on U.S. higher education.