Alumni (Scholar)

Claire Councill

Paul B. Barringer Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2017
Hometown: High Point, North Carolina
Degrees:
B.A. University of Virginia (2017)
M.S. University of Virginia (2017)
Professional Sector:
Finance

U.Va. Fralin Museum of Art, Student Advisory Board vice president and student docent; Kappa Kappa Gamma, chapter president; Greens to Grounds, co-founder and Jefferson Trust grant recipient; Jefferson Public Citizens Grant to Kigali, Rwanda; Second Street Gallery, operations and outreach team; published in The Oculus undergraduate research journal; VISAS English Language Program, tutor; TEDxUVA, logistics committee member; Madison House volunteer; Cavalier Daily, business staff; Mary and Elliot Wood Foundation Scholarship; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

Connect with our community

View Alumni

Highlighted

Fellowship

The Jefferson Fellowship is the premier graduate fellowship offered at the University of Virginia. Based solely on merit, the Fellowship seeks to attract Ph.D. and M.B.A. candidates.

Read more

Legacy

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation, like its namesake, knows that virtue and talent come from all walks of life. Indeed it is this knowledge that drives the Foundation to search the world over for its recipients.

Read more

Scholarship

The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship and citizenship.

Read more