Un Awarded Dutch Research Fellowship
Kheang Un has been awarded a research fellowship at the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies in Leiden, The Netherlands for summer 2010. Founded in 1851, the Institute's mission is to advance the study of the anthropology, linguistics, social sciences, and history of Southeast Asia, the Pacific Area, and the Caribbean. Its unique collection of books, manuscripts, prints, and photographs attracts visiting scholars from around the world. Kheang will participate in the Institute's Tracking Development Program, contribute to another research group, conduct archival research, and deliver a presentation to the Institute's Work in Progress Seminar Series. The award is worth approximately $8,000. Congratulations to Kheang Un on this excellent accomplishment!