Sophie Gibson

Anson M. Beard Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Marstons Mills, Massachusetts


University Judiciary Committee, investigator; The Fountain Fund, intern; University Fellowship, service chair;  St. Paul’s Memorial Church, chorister, Sunday school teacher, Mission & Services Task Force, student representative; 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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David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

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