Maddie Rita

Penelope W. and E. Roe Stamps IV Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2018
Hometown: Denver, Colorado


University Judiciary Committee, investigator, First Year Judiciary Committee vice chair; Sustained Dialogue; Alpha Chi Omega; Madison House, Beyond the Bars GED/ESL, tutoring at Charlottesville County Jail, volunteer; Winding River Birth Center, intern; Maya Midwifery, summer intern; Guest Speaker on Maya Midwifery for Dr. Carrie Douglass; Medical Anthropology Spring 2016; Dean’s List

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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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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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