Alumni (Scholar)

Jim Greiner

William H.P. Young Jefferson Scholar
Columbia, South Carolina
B.A. University of Virginia (1991)
J.D. University of Michigan School of Law (1995)
Ph.D. Harvard University (2007)


Model United Nations, Assistant Director of Third Committee, Director of the Economic Commissions for Africa and Europe, Undersecretary General for General Assembly Special Committees; Member-at Large for Regional Seminars Program on the Ethiopian Famine, Board of Directors for the International Model United Nations Association; Director, Virginia Ethiopian Famine Regional Seminar; Assistant Director, Co-Director, Director of the University of Virginia Model United Nations NATO/Warsaw Pact Crisis; Undersecretary General and Vice-President, University of Virginia International Relations Organization; International Student Host and Host Selections Committee; University Journal, Editorial Writer; Pep Band; Bridge Club, Champion, President; Volunteer Reader, Center for Learning Disabled; Arizona Honors Academy Fellow; Preston Scholarship Winner; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean's List; John White Stevenson Fund Prize Winner; Echols Scholar; Government Honors Program with High Honors

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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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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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