Lena Schulhofer

Ralph James Quale Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2018
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada


Echols Council, secretary, head of recruitment; Echols Ambassador; Days on the Lawn, coordinator, panelist; Social Psychology Lab, research assistant; National Alliance of Mental Illness; Madison House, Children’s Discovery Museum volunteer; Monroe Society, officer volunteer; Pancakes for Parkinson’s, volunteer; Blue Ridge First Step, intern; VISAS, language consultant; Global Development Organization, gold member; Pi Beta Phi; Echols Scholar

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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.

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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.

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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.

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