Alumni (Scholar)

Elizabeth White

Jefferson Jefferson Scholars Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1997
Hometown: Abingdon, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (1997)
J.D. University of Virginia (2000)

WUVA disc jockey; Madison House, Adopt-A-Grandparent Program, house coordinator; Virginia Society for Recruitment of Special Scholars, Faculty Contact Committee chair; Judiciary Committee, house liaison, counselor, Mediation Services, co-founder, co-chair, coordinator; College Republicans; VHSL State Forensic Competition, judge; Self-Study Committee on Tenure and Post Tenure Review, undergraduate representative; Intervarsity Christian Fellowship; The Declaration, contributing editor, writer; Wind Ensemble; Brass Ensemble; Camerata Rotunda; Brown College Executive Board, alumni co-chair, faculty liaison, Constitutional Committee; Charlottesville and University Symphony Orchestra, French horn; Georgetown University Fund for American Studies Engalitcheff Outstanding Student; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; All-American Scholar Collegiate Award; Golden Key National Honor Society; Raven Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Lawn resident; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar; English Distinguished Majors Program with concentrations in American Studies and Modern Studies

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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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