Alumni (Scholar)

Katherine King

Deborah and Eli W. Tullis Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2016
Hometown: Tampa, Florida
B.A. University of Virginia (2016)

University Guide Service, Colonnade Ball co-chair, events co-chair and specialty tour chair; Sustained Dialogue, moderator; University Judiciary Committee, educator; TEDxUVA, speakers committee chair, co-curator, secretary; Madison House, ESOL program volunteer; Student Ambassador; Orientation Leader; Minority Rights Coalition, Advocacy Committee; Honor Committee, support officer; Pi Beta Phi; Hydra Club Ultimate; Virginia No Tones; Rotunda Guard; Colonnade Club, student ambassador; Jefferson’s University: The Early Life research assistant; Lawn Resident; 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 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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