Alumni (Scholar)

Claire Councill

Paul B. Barringer Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2017
Hometown: High Point, North Carolina

Greens to Grounds, co-founder; VISAS English Language, tutor; Kappa Kappa Gamma, president; Second Street Gallery, intern; Jeanette Andamasaris Interior Design, intern; U.Va. Fralin Museum of Art Student Advisory Board, founding member,student docent; TEDxUVA, committee member; Echols Scholar

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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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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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