Alumni (Scholar)

Chris Vickers

E. Stuart James Grant Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2006
Hometown: Danville, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2006)
M.A. Northwestern University
Ph.D. Northwestern University (2013)

Honor Counsel; The Virginia Advocate, editor, assistant editor, executive editor, editor-in-chief; Miller Center for Public Affairs, copy editor for; Faculty and Students Together, Major Programs Committee, chair; University Programs Council, Speakers’ Committee; Consortium of University Publications, business manager; Individual Rights Coalition; Alpha Chi Sigma, treasurer; National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, honorable mention; Pi Mu Epsilon Mathematics Honor Society; Golden Key Honour Society; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols 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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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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