Fulbright awardees of 2016 cohort and Charge d'Affaires Julie Chung posed for picture during a pre-departure orientation session at the US Embassy in Phnom Penh.

Seven Cambodians have been chosen to take part in the Fulbright scholarship program in the U.S., where they will pursue a master’s degree. The young scholars – Sou Jolyda, Sopha Boramey, Kong Ratanakvotey, Huy Lyhour, Chuong Thort, Oung Ty Keithya and Heang Vanny – are preparing to take the leap into the unknown. Jolyda, a…