Alumni (Scholar)

Katy Hutto

Jonathan Hastings Foster Memorial Award; Morgan Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2015
Hometown: Macon, Georgia
B.A. University of Virginia (2015)
M.Ed. Harvard Graduate School of Education (2016)

Jefferson Public Service Fellow; United for Undergraduate Socioeconomic Diversity at U.Va., co-founder, co-chair, president; Sustained Dialogue, moderator; Dialogue Across UVA; EngageUVA, newsletter contributor, website designer; Flash Seminars, organizer, webmaster; Institute of the Humanities and Global Cultures, “On Being Human” student speaker, Humanities Week co-organizer; Innovation in Public Service at the University Conference, co-organizer; Alternative Winter Break, Dominican Republic, site leader; Madison House, ESL Tutor, I Have a Dream Foundation, mentor; Meliora, mentor at Charlottesville High School; Public Service Conference, co-organizer; UNICEF@UVA, fundraising volunteer; Monroe Society; Virginia Film Festival, volunteer; Pancakes for Parkinson's, volunteer; Quidditch team, marketing, shirt design; Virginia Ambassadors, online admissions chats, high school visits, Hoo's Got a Question; Days on the Lawn; Volunteers with International Students and Scholars, and Staff; Charlottesville Leadership Workshop, instructor; United for Undergraduate Socioeconomic Diversity at U.Va., president; University Committee on Financial Aid, undergraduate representative; Lawn Resident; Raven Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Intermediate Honors; 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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