Alumni (Scholar)

John Martin

Richmond Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1985
Hometown: Chester, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (1985)
M.D. University of Virginia (1989)

Madison House, Hospital Burn Unit Volunteer, Burn Unit Program Director, Director of Medical Services, Student Representative on Board of Directors; First Year Council, Dorm Representative, Academics, Housing and Social Committees; Lector and Lay Minister, St. Thomas Church; The Declaration, Features Writer; WUVA-FM Radio Station, Director of Assignments, Chief Announcer and Director of Entertainment Programming; Alpha Epsilon Delta PreMedical Honor Society, President; Lawn Resident; Intermediate Honors; Raven Society; Omicron Delta Kappa; Alfred Burger Scholarship; Phi Beta Kappa; Richard H. Dabney Award; Dean's List; Echols Scholar; Echols Interdisciplinary with High Distinction

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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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