Alumni (Scholar)

Lacey Williams

Hollis Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2013
Hometown: Columbus, Georgia
B.S. University of Virginia (2013)

Tanzania Women's Agribusiness Project; Jefferson Public Citizens Grant, public health research in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala; School of Engineering and Applied Science, Science and Technology Policy Internship Program, APLU International Programs, intern; Madison House, Medical Services Cancer Center program director, Adaptive Ski; Core Four; Rodman Council, co-president; Wesley Foundation; Darden Entrepreneurship Cup, Trophy Design Challenge, winning team; Musicians on Call; Wind Ensemble; Cavalier Marching Band; HOOps Band; Walker Elementary Band, tutor; Tau Beta Pi, Davis Projects for Peace Award; UNESCO Laura Bush Traveling Fellowship; Lawn Resident; Raven Scholarship for the Engineering School; Dean’s List; Rodman 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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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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