Alumni (Scholar)

Niko Schutte

James P. Massie Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2003)
M.T. University of Virginia (2003)
M.Ed. University of North Carolina (2010)
Professional Sector:


Spectrum Theatre - Lysistrata actor, executive director; Madison House, Big Sibling Program, soccer coach; University Guide Service, Diversity Concerns Committee; U.Va. Library Student Advisory Board; Brothers United Celebrating Knowledge and Success site leader; South 1st St. Computer labs: site leader, Westhaven labs: site leader, Reflections on Complexion; Resident Staff; Published poetry: 3.7 Magazine, Rag & Bone, Virginia Literary Review, and Local Tea; Student Council, Ad Hoc; Committee for Improvement of the Good Old Song; Seven Society Teaching Fellowship Selections Committee; Omicron Delta Kappa First Year Recognition; Z Society First Year Recognition; Phi Beta Kappa; Raven Society; Golden Key International Honour Society; Robert T. Canevari Scholarship; Richard Heath Dabney Award; Lawn resident; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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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