Alumni (Scholar)

Kate Travis

Thomas M. Falcey Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2015
Hometown: Boulder, Colorado
B.S. University of Virginia (2015)
Professional Sector:

Dialogue Across UVA, facilitator, planning team; University Judiciary Committee, investigator, first year judge; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, vice president, treasurer, secretary; Student Ambassadors, regional chair; International Relations Organization, Virginia Model UN Secretariat, Undersecretary-General for delegations, VICS chair; Madison House, Beyond the Bars, tutor, trainee; Joseph L. Bishop Award, Public Service Committee, Appropriations Committee; Alternative Spring Break, Ghana; Sustained Dialogue; Explorations in Black Leadership, project assistant;  LGBTQ Center, programs intern; PULSE at U.Va., leadership team; Sky Alland Award, finalist; Raven Society Scholarship; Raven Society; Lawn Resident; Intermediate Honors; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s 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 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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