Alumni (Scholar)

John Nelson

Molly Hereford - Susanne Smith Jefferson Scholar
Washington, D.C.
M.B.A. Harvard Business School
B.A. University of Virginia (2010)
Professional Sector:


Student Council, president, Vice President for Administration, Safety and Wellness Committee chair; First Year Council, vice president; Second Year Council, Dinner Series Committee; Third Year Council; Honor Committee, senior advisor, advisor, Community Relations Committee, Braintrust Committee; Presidential Search Committee; University Safety and Security Committee, student representative; Cavalier Daily, opinion columnist; Sustained Dialogue; St. Elmo Hall; ACC Leadership Conference, U.Va. participant; Inter-Fraternity Council Judiciary Committee, judge; Jefferson Scholars Public Service Fellow, Film Series; Kenneth G. Elzinga Scholarship for Academic Excellence; William V. Daniel Award; Raven-ODK First Year Award; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award; Raven Society; Lawn Resident; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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