Twenty-one outstanding graduate students selected to become 2016 Jefferson Fellows

May 24, 2016

The Foundation has announced the names of 21 graduate students who have been selected as the 2016 Jefferson Fellows. Read the announcement in UVA Today here.  



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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