Author: Colm Byrne

Posted on: January 9, 2015 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

Ravy – A pioneering scholarship student

Ravy Vath was awarded a PEPY scholarship in 2012. He was one of the first students from Kralanh to be awarded a scholarship and move to Siem Reap in order to study at university and attend the PEPY Learning Center. He has made huge progress since receiving the scholarship and …

Posted on: December 29, 2014 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

Localization

PEPY localizes and becomes PEPY Empowering Youth Localization: We are so excited to announce that in the New Year PEPY is registering as a local organization here in Cambodia. Currently PEPY is registered as a US 501(c)(3) NGO in the USA. As of the 1st of January 2015 for the …

Posted on: December 3, 2014 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

Integration Week

PEPY has recently welcomed fifteen scholarship students to Siem Reap. These students come from Kralanh, Cambodia and have all received PEPY Scholarships. They are the third group of students to receive a PEPY scholarship. In addition four other students from Kralanh who have not received scholarships but are living  in …

Posted on: October 28, 2014 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

Good things come to those who wait

The results of the High School National Exam have had an impact on PEPY and the wider education system across Cambodia. The government have made significant improvements to the exam process. Cheating and bribery have blighted previous exams. This year both were clamped down on. As a result of these improvements the exam …

Posted on: October 22, 2014 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

PEPY Ride X

Interested in the challenge of a lifetime? Keen on pushing yourself to new limits, all the while learning new things and having great fun? If the answer to these questions is yes then the PEPY Ride X could be for you! The PEPY Ride is an annual 1,000km fundraising cycling …

Posted on: October 14, 2014 Posted by: Colm Byrne Comments: 0

Community Development Workshops

The PEPY Scholarship Program seeks to have a positive impact on both the individual students and the their wider communities in Kralanh. The Scholarship Program funds the education of young Cambodians from Kralanh to study in Siem Reap, with the overall goal being improving their qualifications and skills in order to …