Colleen Schinderle

Harry W. Gilbert Jefferson Scholar
Norfolk, Virginia


The Human-Animal Support Services Club, vice president, events chair; The Monroe Society; Nicaraguan Orphan Fund; The Virginia Literary Review, production manager; Cavalier Daily, senior writer; Madison House, Medical Services volunteer, Cavs in the Classroom; Phi Delta Epsilon International Medical Fraternity, vice president of programming, Community Service Committee; Sigma Kappa, Scholarship Committee; Okusa Laboratory, research assistant; Echols Scholar; 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 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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