Alumni (Scholar)

Ben Gilbert

Randolph P. Barton Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2017
Hometown: Charleston, South Carolina
Degrees:
B.S. University of Virginia (2017)
B.S. University of Virginia (2017)

Rodman Council, co-president, advising chair, first year representative, research chair; Jewish Religious Life Council, president; Raven Society SEAS Selections Chair; Presenter, APS April 2017 Meeting and SESAPS 2017 Meeting; Resident Advisor; Department of Physics, Teaching Assistant; Rodman Seminar Instructor, Applied Logic; Paschke group, undergraduate physics researcher; UVA NASA Robotic Mining Team; Spectra, primary editor; Alpha Epsilon Pi; American Lung Association National Volunteer Excellence Award, 2013; Sigma Pi Sigma physics honor society; Dean’s List; Rodman Scholar

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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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Fellowship

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 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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