The Fulbright Program is one of the most prestigious award programs in the world. It offers highly competitive grants for international educational exchanges to study, teach or conduct research abroad. 

Many Susquehanna students or alumni have received Fulbright awards over the last several years:

  • Brian Herrmann '20 (2020-2021), Germany
  • Erin Wetmore '20 (2020-2021), Germany
  • Larry Herrold Jr. '19 (2019-20), United Kingdom
  • Luke Duceman '18 (2019-20), Costa Rica
  • Rachel Baer '17 (2017-18), Germany
  • Ariana Stowe '14 (2014-15), Brazil
  • Kirstin Waldkoenig '14 (2014-15), Germany
  • Jacqueline Newell '13 (2014-15), Argentina
  • Holly Belkot '13 (2013-14), Macau
  • Bridget Burns '13 (2013-14), Mauritius
  • Carla Hinson '13 (2013-14) Brazil
  • Stephanie Owens '07 (2007-08), Chile
  • Ryan Szuch '00 (2000-01), Australia
  • Kathryn Spence '99 (1999-2000), South Korea

Read more about the most recent recipients below!

Student Recipients

2018 Grad Awarded Fulbright to Teach in Costa Rica

Luke Duceman, a 2018 Susquehanna University graduate, has received a prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Program award for an English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) in Costa Rica for the 2019–20 academic year.

History Major Awarded Prestigious Fulbright

Larry Herrold of Sunbury, a senior history and religious studies major at Susquehanna University, has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Program award for the 2019-2020 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Senior Earns Fulbright Scholarship to Germany

Senior history major Rachel Baer has received a prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Program award for an English Teaching Assistantship in Germany for the 2017–18 academic year.

Faculty Recipients

Creative Writing Professor Earns Fulbright Award

Glen Retief, associate professor and co-chair of the Department of English & Creative Writing, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar award to help develop a college bridging program in South Africa.

Summer Institute Participants

Freshman Earns Scholarship to Fulbright Summer Institute

Biology and Spanish double major Kara Eckert, of Boalsburg, Pa., has been selected to participate in the Fulbright Summer Institute, one of the most prestigious and selective summer scholarship programs operating worldwide.

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