Alumni (Scholar)

Kate Costello

Frank Batten Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2001
Hometown: Berwyn, Pennsylvania
B.A. University of Virginia (2001)
J.D. University of Michigan Law School (2008)
M.P.P. University of Michigan (2008)

Madison House, Migrant Aid Program, Tutoring Program, Head Program director, Board of Directors student member; Honor System, advisor; University Dance Club, ballet instructor; Virginia Women’s Chorus; Inter-Sorority Council, judge; Students vs. Apathy; Leaders in Action; Grounds for Discussion, facilitator; SERVE, site leader; Pi Beta Phi, Executive Board; Days on the Lawn, student panelist; Circle K Club; First Year Seminar; Phi Beta Kappa, Beta of Virginia Book Award; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List.

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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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