SNCFO News

Emily Lembo Wins Fulbright ETA to Korea

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Emily Lembo

SALISBURY, MD---Despite being served live octopus and some “incredibly spicy” foods while teaching in South Korea last summer, Salisbury University senior Emily Lembo can’t wait to return.

The Salisbury resident has earned a prestigious Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) grant to travel to the east Asian country for the 2014-15 academic year. The U.S. Department of State exchange program places recipients in schools overseas to supplement English language instruction and provide a native speaker in classrooms.    More....

SU Senior Earns Prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Friday, March 01, 2013

Niki KunciwSALISBURY, MD---A Salisbury University student has earned one of the world’s most prestigious international scholarships, the Gates Cambridge award, to explore the development of drugs, especially for antibiotic-resistant diseases. In the process, she is fulfilling a lifelong dream to study near her birthplace.  Senior Dominique Kunciw of Berlin, MD, will pursue a Ph.D. in chemistry at the renowned University of Cambridge. more...

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Charles OverholtOverholt is First SU Student to Earn Fulbright Fellowship
Monday, April 02, 2012
More than three centuries ago, Charles Overholt's ancestors immigrated to America from Germany in search of a better life.  Now, the Pocomoke City native is going back to the country they left as the first Salisbury University student to earn the prestigious Fulbright Student Fellowship, awarded by the U.S. Department of State’s Fulbright Exchange Program ...more

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List of Fellowship Successes

2014   

  • Emily Lembo - Fulbright ETA, Korea
  • Breck Sullivan -  EPA-Greater Research Opportunity Fellowship
  • William Dennis - Gilman, China, Spring
  • Stephanie Ferber - Gilman, Costa Rica, Spring 
  • Rachel Smith - Gilman, Ghana, Spring (declined) 

2013

2012

2011

  • Vincent Varsalona - Gilman, Japan (Fall)
  • Jessica Akyea - Gilman, Equador (Fall)
  • Emily Hawthorne - Gilman, Ecuador (Spring)
  • Eric Lindblad - Gilman, Estonia (Spring)
  • Jessica Johnson - EPA Greater Research Opportunity Fellowship

2010

  • Daniel McElwain - Gilman, China (Fall)
  • Cherita Richards - Gilman, Ecuador (Fall)
  • Brittany Fouz - Gilman, Ecuador (Fall)
  • James Townsend - Gilman, Tanzania (Spring)
  • Colleen Eschenburg - Gilman, Ecuador (Spring)
  • Emily Thorpe - EPA Greater Research Opportunity Fellowship
  • Jonne Woodard - EPA Greater Research Opportunity Fellowship

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