Recipient profiles

Maya Chesley

Fulbright, 2016, Panama

Maya is a recipient of the 2016 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant scholarship in Panama. Maya is a 2015 graduate of VCU with dual bachelor’s degrees in Biology and Spanish. Maya will compliment her teaching with interviewing nearby families about their history, and translating and compiling a book in Spanish. Maya plans on continuing translation, specifically literary translation.