Our Donors

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Alan and Patti Guerrieri Scholarship

Alan first met Patti on campus in front of Holloway Hall in the early 1950s. Patti was a student and Alan lived in Salisbury. They married in 1953, had five children and raised them in Salisbury and Ocean City until they moved to Florida in the late 1990s. Also in...

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AllFirst Foundation Scholarship

The Allfirst Foundation Scholarship provides funds to fulltime students who demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, and academic merit.

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Alumni Association Scholarship

The purpose of this Association shall be to promote, assist, strengthen and support in every proper way the interests of SU and its work, and to establish relations mutually beneficial to SU, its students and alumni. The Association shall serve the alumni through...

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Anne and John Gilheany Scholarship

Salisbury University faculty members, Eileen Gilheany and Jim Forte, have seen and continue to see everyday how Salisbury University makes a difference and contributes in a caring way to the growth of staff, students and their families, faculty, the town of...

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Avery Hall Nursing Scholarship

The late Mr. Avery W. Hall was a local community leader and a Salisbury State University Foundation Board of Director from 1973 to 1979. He embraced the importance of education and nursing, generously supporting student scholarships. His humble attitude and...

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Bobbi Biron Theater Scholarship

In 1933, the same year that Salisbury Normal School’s theatre club, Sophanes Players, was founded, a teenager from the Mid-West—Bobbi Biron—moved to Salisbury. Her father, Dr. J. Harry Biron, established a successful chiropractic practice. “Salisbury was very good to...

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Burke Family Information Systems Scholarship Program

The Burke family believes in the importance of education and in Salisbury University. We are appreciative of the opportunities that have been afforded to us at Salisbury University and feel a responsibility to give back in order to help build the great programs...

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Carey-Simmons Scholarship

Salisbury Teachers College, now Salisbury University, gave Niel an opportunity to attend college, and later provided him with the knowledge and skill needed to enter the teaching profession. Although Helen’s bachelor’s degree was from Duke University, her interest in...

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Carl T. Berquist Business Scholarship

Retired executive vice president and chief financial officer for Marriott International, Inc, Carl Berquist was the guest speaker at Salisbury University’s Perdue Executive Leadership Series in March of 2019. Mr. Berquist answered questions about his career path,...

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Caruthers Memorial Scholarship

James and Gwynette Caruthers both pursued education degrees at Salisbury State University. Their degrees took them all over the east coast, with Dr. James Caruthers teaching higher education at multiple universities, and Mrs. Caruthers teaching in both higher...

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Charles R. and Martha N. Fulton School of Liberal Arts Scholarship

Years before Charles and Martha Fulton endowed the Fulton School of Liberal Arts and created the Fulton Scholarship at Salisbury University, they offered to send deserving people to SU; a full ride so to speak, on them. Most folks that were given this opportunity...

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Christopher Endowment for Education

Audrey Calvin “Chris” Christopher graduated from State Teachers College in 1941. As a student, he was president of the junior class and president of the Student Council. He played on the soccer and baseball teams with classmates Frank Perdue and Goldy Tyler. Chris...

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Class of 1943

The Class of 1943 Scholarship was established to provide funding for an education major in the Seidel School of Education. As a historical Maryland State Teachers College, many benefactors from the Class of 1943 supported this endowment by generously donating as they...

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Class of '58 Scholarship

The Class of 1958 Scholarship is awarded to a Junior or Senior majoring in teacher education. This scholarship was established in September 2010 by W. Wayne Smith and Gary White members of the Class of ’58. Both alumni truly believe in higher education and greatly...

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Clinton Bradway Scholarship

Mr. Clinton G. Bradway, a distinguished secondary school teacher, and administrator for 34 years, the Cambridge native was a member of the Salisbury State University Alumni Association Board of Directors, and the Class of 1956, playing a key role in the funding and...

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Colonel Meta M. Mills Nursing Scholarship

The late Colonel Meta Mildred Mills, a veteran of the United States Air Force (USAF) Nurse Corps, was named Head Nurse for the United States Astronaut Program in 1963. Working her way through the military ranks, Colonel Mills exemplified the nursing profession. As a...

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Comprehensive Financial Solutions Next Gen Scholarship

CFS, Inc.—Comprehensive Financial Solutions—has multiple Salisbury University alums on staff, and thus knows the value of higher education. That is why in 2018 they decided to establish the Comprehensive Financial Solutions Next Gen Scholarship supporting young...

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Cooper Honors Business Scholarship

Salisbury-area locals and SU alums Don ’77 and Debra Cooper ’80 have created a scholarship fund for the Honors College to benefit two deserving students every year. They created an endowment that will start impacting the lives of students immediately, enabling Don...

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Cooper Honors Nursing Scholarship

Salisbury-area locals and SU alums Don ’77 and Debra Cooper ’80 have created a scholarship fund for the Honors College to benefit two deserving students every year. They created an endowment that will start impacting the lives of students immediately, enabling Don...

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Daly Computers, Inc. Scholarship

Daly Computers is an IT service provider who has been meeting educational and government technological needs for over 30 years. They strive to provide efficient and easily accessible technology to their consumers. In sync with their vision of helping consumers, Daly...

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Daniel Landsman - SAFERIDE Scholarship

Danny Landsman was one of a kind. A Salisbury University student who was compassionate, motivated, and dedicated to success in all areas of his life. He was extremely active on campus, passionate about helping others and creating better experiences for those around...

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David H. and Erma Pearl Scholarship

Wishing to honor his parents for their steadfast encouragement and many sacrifices over the years, David Pearl and his wife Carol established the David H. and Erma Pearl Scholarship. Although neither of his parents graduated from high school, both made certain that...

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David L. and Carol M. Pearl Scholarship

David L. and Carol M. Pearl recognize the power of education and, in 2011, established the David L. and Carol M. Pearl Scholarship to assist students who aspire to teach in Worcester County, Maryland. David is an alum of Salisbury University, which was known simply...

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Deirdre Adina Campbell Scholarship

Deirdre Campbell graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Salisbury State University in the spring of 1998. Unable to afford all of the textbooks required for a biology major, she often relied on the kindness of fellow classmates, copious notes and prayed...

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Diane D. Allen Scholarship

In 2013 Dr. Diane Allen and her sons, Thomas Daniel Allen and Terry D. Allen, Jr., established the Terry D. Allen Scholarship for Military Veterans/Active Military Persons in honor of Dr. Allen’s late husband. In 2017, Dr. Allen established the Diane D. Allen...

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Dr. and Mrs. Robert Scherr Endowment Fund

Dr. Scherr specialized in speech pathology and was licensed in both Maryland and Delaware. For over 40 years he helped children, as well as adults, with speech and language disorders, fluency and voice problems. He is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing...

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Dr. Brian James DelliGatti Medical Schaloarship

Dr. Brian James DelliGatti, an emergency medicine specialist affiliated with Atlantic General Hospital and TidalHealth in Maryland. A proud graduate of the SU Henson School of Science with a major in Biology and Pre-Health, and a minor in Chemistry (2002).

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Dr. Charles K. Long Scholarship

Dr. Charles K. Long was an education professor at Salisbury University for 20 years. He was very well-liked among students, faculty and was known as a renaissance man due to his many interests such as music, gardening, reading and the occasional cigar. Long brought...

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Dr. S. Goldsborough Tyler, Jr. and Catharine A. Tyler Education Scholarship

Dr. and Mrs. Tyler were both devoted educators. Dr. “Goldy” Tyler excelled as a multi-sport athlete while attending Salisbury State College, earning 12 letters in soccer, basketball and baseball before graduating in 1941, and was among those inducted into the...

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Dudley-Eshbach Study Abroad Scholarship

Recognizing the many benefits of study abroad, Dr. Janet Dudley-Eshbach established the Dudley-Eshbach Study Abroad Scholarship to assist students who wish to study in Latin America. Dr. Dudley-Eshbach served as president of Salisbury University for 18 years...