Cassandra Grello

Joan and Philip B. Pool Jr. Family Jefferson Scholar
Melville, New York


AcHOOstics A Cappella, president, philanthropy chair; Sigma Delta Pi National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, vice president; Independent Research, mother's postpartum concerns; First Response Club, event coordinator; Honor Committee; Rotaract Club; Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad, emergency medical technician; Happy Kids Healthy Kids, co-president; UVA Guatemala Initiative, research on electronic medical records; Echols Scholar; Dean's List; Center for Global Health University Scholar Award

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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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