Alumni (Scholar)

James Rogers

L.S. Waldrop/T. Evans Wyckoff Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2011
Hometown: Radford, Virginia
B.S. University of Virginia (2011)
B.A. University of Virginia (2011)

McIntire Investment Institute, president, chief financial officer; INST 1550 Anatomy of a Financial Crisis, course instructor; Commercial Law I, teaching assistant; A Brief Introduction to Capital Markets, teaching assistant; Madison House, Tutoring Program director; Alternative Spring Break, Appalachian Trail site leader, Washington, D.C./Shenandoah Valley site leader; Cavalier Daily, opinion columnist, senior associate editor, Outstanding First-Year Award; Virginia Press Association, 2nd Place Editorial Writing Award; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; Virginia Society for the Recruitment of Special Scholars, training vice president; Library Student Advisory Committee; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Intermediate Honors; Lawn Resident; Raven Society; Dean’s List; 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 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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