Alumni (Scholar)

Eric Engels

Holbert L. Harris Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Springfield, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (1987)
M.D. Harvard University (1991)
M.P.H. Tufts University (1997)
Professional Sectors:
Healthcare Services


Madison House, Big Brother, Medical Services, Tutor, Open House Hotline; Putnam Math Team; Physics Laboratory Aide; University Journal, Writer, Associate Editor of Editorials; Virginia Tech Math Examination, First Place; Hillel House; Alpha Epsilon Delta, Member, Tutoring Coordinator; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

Connect with our community

View Alumni


David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

Read more


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.

Read more


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.

Read more