Alumni (Scholar)

Chris Wood

Edward C. Carrington Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1998
Hometown: Houston, Texas
B.A. University of Virginia (1998)
J.D. University of Texas (2002)
Professional Sector:
Law/Legal Services

House Council, Page representative; Student Council, Admissions Committee; Madison House, Tutoring Program; University Guide Service; Young Life, team leader; Intermediate 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 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 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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