Alumni (Scholar)

Heather Trout

Frank and Ann Hereford Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1998
Hometown: Purcellville, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (1998)
D.V.M. Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Judiciary Committee, investigator; First Year Judiciary Committee, chair; Rifle and Pistol Club; Archery Club; Bahai Club; Wind Ensemble; Celtic Band, flutist; Piedmont Triangle Society; Building Linkages; Writer's Eye Contest, Bayly Art Museum; Lesbian Gay Bisexual Union, Resident Staff liaison, Helpline, president; Resident Advisor; Z Society First Year Recognition; Robert T. Canevari III Award for involvement in Resident Staff; Deans 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 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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