Alumni (Scholar)

Betsy Metcalf

David J. Wood Jefferson Scholar
Alexandria, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2004)
Professional Sectors:


University Judiciary Committee, educator; Virginia Institute of Autism; Special Friends Service Organization, president, Executive Committee, publicity chair; Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic volunteer; Student Council, Admissions Committee; Kappa Kappa Gamma, Philanthropy Committee, New Membership chair, Chapter Council, Standards Committee; Special Olympics Basketball Tournament, Skills Workshop volunteer; Habitat for Humanity, Greek House; Ivy Creek School volunteer; Barrett Day Care Center volunteer; Buford Middle School Day in the Life volunteer; First Year Honor Awareness Committee; Pumpkin Society Service Recognition; IMP Society; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List

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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 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 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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