Alumni (Scholar)

Jake Blank

Paul Tudor Jones II Jefferson Scholar
Boulder, Colorado
B.A. University of Virginia (2019)
M.P.P. University of Virginia (2019)


Cavalier Daily, senior sports editor, sports columnist; TEDxUVA, Sponsorship Committee chair; Student Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, project director, treasurer, project leader; FairED Club, president, tutor; Net Impact, board fellow; Responsible Investment Group, Sustainability Team; HackCVille, Wireframe; Phi Delta Theta; Echols Scholar; Dean’s List

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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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