On October 20th, 2019, Scientific Research and International Cooperation Office - Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy associated with Medical English Speaking Club of Medicine Faculty organized a workshop on “U.S, UGRAD and Us” for students of the university. This is one in series of activities purposing to help students getting access to information about scholarship of studying abroad or exchanging students programs of Scientific Research and International Cooperation Office. The workshop attracted more than 100 attendants.
Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) is an international educational and cultural exchange
program that brings future leaders to the United States to experience the U.S.
educational system, enhance their knowledge, and explore U.S. culture and
values, sponsored by the U.S . It is organized by Department of
State with funding provided by the U.S. Government and administered by World
Learning. It also affords students the opportunity to share their cultures and
traditions with people in the United States .
workshop welcomed Miss NGUYEN Thi Ngoc Thu, student of Ho Chi Minh city
National University, Miss NGUYEN Thi Hao, student of Ha Noi University of
Medicine, Miss VU Hoai Thu, student of Ha Noi University of Science and
Technology, Mr. NGUYEN Hoang Tuan, student of Hue University of Medicine and
Pharmacy. Young students are founders and coordinators of UGRADERS in Vietnam
organization and also excellent students selected to receive Global UGRAD
scholarship in season 2018 to undergo a semester at different universities over
the U.S. About university representatives, workshop welcomed Mrs. NGUYEN Thi
Nhu Trang, Scientific Research and International Cooperation Office and
representatives of Medical English Speaking club (MESC). Having been successful
in applying for the Global UGRAD as well as studying in the U.S, young
rapporteurs brought attendants a remarkable variety of concerned information such
as cultural features, educational system, policies and student life in the U.S;
standards of candidates, important marks of time, especially those are recipes
to distinguish yourself in application for the scholarship.
impressive presentations during the workshop, students really had a closer and
more specific view about studying abroad, especially in the U.S. The workshop
also inspired and brought them new plants and new opportunities for their
SOME PICTURES OF THE WORKSHOP
A sourvenir photo in the workshop