Mr Hiep 1

Phan Dinh Hiep: I experienced profound changes in my life perspectives

“The experience and study in Australia have been part of my life since I was lucky to be engaged in the Australia Awards Scholarship program in 2005,” Mr Phan Dinh Hiep, Plan International Program Unit Manager and Australia Awards alumnus, described the impact of his time in Australia on his life and career.


Anh Chi o Uc1

Australia Awards alumnus wants to produce many TV programs about Vietnam’s rural life

Nguyen Thi Hong Chi, currently working in Ho Chi Minh City, shared what she was doing after she came back from Australia.

My name is Nguyen Thi Hong Chi. I come from a small village in Ben Tre province in southern Vietnam.


Dr Can Van Luc

Dr. Can Van Luc: Six years in Australia have enabled me to accomplish my current different roles

Dr. Can Van Luc has had an outstanding career in financial services management. Dr. Luc received the prestigious Australia-Asia Award to undertake his doctoral program in Business Administration in Monash in 2003. He graduated in 2007 and then obtained a Fulbright scholarship and was a Harvard Senior Fellow.


Dr Lam Minh Yen4

Dr. Lam Minh Yen: Flinders taught me to do it myself

Dr. Lam Minh Yen received her Masters of Science (Infectious Diseases) at Flinders University in 2001. She was head of intensive care in the Hospital for Tropical Diseases (HCM City) before her Australia Awards scholarship. In October 2006, she was promoted to Vice Director, a position she still holds.


Tran Thanh Be for web

Dr Tran Thanh Be: Learning is an on-going process - anywhere, anytime and with other

Dr Tran Thanh Be earned his PhD in Agriculture from University of Sydney (ACIAR scholarship) in 2004 following a Masters of Systems Agriculture from University of Western Sydney - Hawkesbury (Winrock scholarship) in 1994. Dr. Be has been a driving force behind the sustainable agricultural development in the Mekong Delta region holding key research positions. He joined the Mekong Delta Development Institute in 1978 and rose to the position of Director. In 2010 he became the Director of Can Tho City Institute of Socio-Economic Development Studies.


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