Recent National Scholarship Winners, Finalists and Honorable Mentions

This page recognizes only winners dating back to 2006, when the National Scholarship Office was founded.
 

Critical Language Scholarship

2014 - Salma Dawoud, Chemistry/Biochemistry (Arabic)

 

Freeman Indonesia Non-Profit Internship


2011 - Dylan Harris, Religion and Political Science

 

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

2014 - Rakeem Daniels, Biological Sciences, UK-Exeter (Finalist, Alternate)


2014 - Joel Huber, Linguistics, Norway Full Grant (Finalist, Alternate)


2013 - Dylan Harris, Sustainable Development, Indonesia ETA (Finalist)

 

2013 - Joel Huber, Linguistics, Norway Full Grant (Finalist, Alternate)

 

Gilman International Scholarship Program

2014 - Bailey Cincotta, Foreign Languages Licensure (Costa Rica)

 

2014 - Christy McGowan, Nursing (Costa Rica)

 


2014 - Valaree Potter, Mass Comm and Journalism (Spain)


 


2013 - Madeline Carter, Spanish (Ireland)

 
 

2013 - Kaylyn Kriaski, Theater (United Kingdom)

 

2013 - Kiara Breland, International Business (Spain)


2013 - William Crosby, Mass Comm (Spain)


2013 - Norma Forrest, Spanish (Spain)



2013 - Laken Kendrick, Polymer Science (France)



2013 - Jonathan Sandig, French and History (Belgium)

 

2012 - Salma Dawoud, Chemistry/Biochemistry (United Kingdom/Arabic)


 

2012 - Bridgette Isaacs, Public Health and Spanish (Spain)


2012 - Carrie Paris, History and Spanish (Spain)

2012 - Lavanda Walker, Nursing (Costa Rica)



2011 - Divah Griffin, Mass Communication and Journalism (The Netherlands)


2011 - Jarred Hayes, Spanish Licensure (Spain)

2011 - Johnnylyn “JJ” Sauls, Psychology (United Kingdom)



2011 - Janice Friar, Social Work (Costa Rica)

2009 - Matthew Cockrell, English (France)

 

Goldwater

2014 - Laken Kendrick, Polymer Science (Honorable Mention)

 

 

2013 - Hannah Roberts, Chemistry/Biochemistry


2013 - Michael Sims, Polymer Science and Chemistry

 

 

 

2012 - Tyler Brown, ACS Biochemistry and Polymer Science

 


2012 - Michael Sims, Polymer Science and Chemistry (Honorable Mention)

 

2010 - Nicolas Treat, Polymer Science

2009 - Rupesh Patel, Microbiology (Honorable Mention)


2008 - Justin Poelma, Polymer Science


2008 - Ty McCleery, Physics (Honorable Mention)


2007 - Jessica Shackleford, Chemistry


2007 - Andrea Marshall, Chemistry/ACS Biochemistry (Honorable Mention)



2007 - Lauren Caviezel, Biological Sciences (Honorable Mention)


2006 - Neil Treat, Polymer Science

  

Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarship

2007 - Kelly Bond (Laban School of Dance) 

 

James Madison

 

2011 - Shelly Cullen, Social Studies Licensure, Junior Fellow

 


2009 - Terry Johnston, Social Studies Licensure, Junior Fellow

 

Marshall Scholarship

2008 - Justin Poelma, Polymer Science (Finalist, Reserve Listed)


2006 - Neil Treat, Polymer Science (Finalist)

 

 

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship


 

2013 - Osler Kendall Moore, Computer Science

 

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Only students who applied through USM are listed although numerous alumni were selected as Fellows and Honorable Mentions after applying through their graduate institutions.

2014 - Tyler Brown, Polymer Science

 

2014 - Michael Sims, Polymer Science/Chemistry (Honorable Mention)

 

2013 - Johnathan “Hugh” Broome, Chemistry/Biochemistry (Honorable Mention)

 

2012 - Emily Hoff, Polymer Science


2012 - Christine Perazio, Psychology (Honorable Mention)


2011 - Brooks Abel, Polymer Science

 

2011 - Nicolas Treat, Polymer Science


2011 - Jennifer Lamb, Biological Sciences


2010 - Justin Poelma, Polymer Science


2010 - Ty McCleery, Physics


2010 - Jennifer Lamb, Biological Sciences (Honorable Mention)



2009 - Jessica Shackleford, Chemistry 



2009 - Ashley Cox, Polymer Science


2009 - Justin Poelma, Polymer Science (Honorable Mention)


2008 - Mary Mackey, Chemistry


2007 - Neil Treat, Polymer Science

 

Phi Kappa Phi Emerging Scholar

2009 - Mark Harris, Philosophy


2009 - Marie Holowach, Speech Pathology and Audiology



2009 - Molly Richard, Religion

2009 - Ashley Villarreal, Spanish and Biological Sciences


2008 - Suzanna Ellzey, Chemistry/Biochemistry

 

Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship

2014 - Tyler Brown, Polymer Science

 

 

2013 - Dylan Harris, Religion and Political Science


2012 - Matthew Planchard, Biological Sciences and Chemistry/Biochemistry


2011 - Nicolas Treat, Polymer Science


2010 - Jeff Guillot, History and Foriegn Languages (German, Greek/Latin)


2009 - Justin Poelma, Polymer Science

 

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

2014 - Jasmine Thomas, Elementary Education (United Kindgom)

 

2012 - Michelle Holowach, English and Mass Communication (United Kingdom)

 

2010 - Lauren Auer, Biological Sciences (Belize)

2009 - Suzanna Ellzey, Chemistry/Biochemistry (United Kingdom)


2009 - Ruth Poe, History (Vietnam)


2009 - Alexis Smith, History and Psychology (Vietnam)


2009 - Christie Reynolds, Accounting (Alternate, Spain)

 

Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship

 

2008 - Jessica Gordon (First Alternate, Spain)


2007 - Robin Walker (South Africa)

 

Truman Scholarship

2014 - Stephanie McCracken, Geography


 

2013 - Brandon Hersey, Political Science and Communication Studies

 

2012 - Lilianna Deveneau, Sociology and French (Finalist)


2011 - Marie Holowach, Speech Pathology and Audiology


2008 - Paul Saputo, Psychology & Jessica Shackleford, Chemistry (Finalists)


2007 - Christopher Hare, Political Science and History (Finalist)

 

Udall Scholarship

2010 - Caroline Randolph, Finance and Spanish (Honorable Mention)


2009 - Jennifer Lamb, Biological Sciences

 

USA Today All-Academic Team


2009 - Jessica Shackleford, Chemistry, Third Team, 2008 - Honorable Mention