Alumni (Scholar)

Rahul Gorawara

John S. Lillard Jefferson Scholar
Lincolnshire, Illinois
B.S. University of Virginia (2010)
M.P.P. University of Virginia (2010)


Resident Staff, Resident Advisor; Board of Visitors, student representative; McIntire Investment Institute, president, Short Fund manager, chief information officer; Cavalier Daily finance columnist; The Virginia Advocate; Virginia Policy Review, Domestic Policy editor; Ballroom Dance Club; Salsa Club; Future Business Leaders of America, Phi Beta Lambda, chapter vice president, Virginia state president; Hindu Student Council; Indian Student Association; INST 1550, “Anatomy of a Financial Crisis,” course instructor; IM-Rec Sports, group exercise instructor; Dr. James Shannon Miller Award for Electrical Engineering; Raven-ODK First Year Award; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Rodman 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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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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