Alumni (Scholar)

Allison Xu

Harry W. Gilbert Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2016
Hometown: New York, New York
B.S., Com (2016)

Cavalier Daily, chief financial officer, marketing manager; Honor Committee, support officer, advisor; Student Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, project member; Summer Orientation leader; TEDxUVA, treasurer;University Judiciary Committee, first year judge; Sustained Dialogue; UVAClubs, student ambassador; Madison House, soccer volunteer; Zeta Tau Alpha, alumnae chair; University Guide Service; Immediate 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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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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