Alumni (Scholar)

Lauren Jackson

R.E. Lee Wilson Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2017
Hometown: Little Rock, Arkansas

Latter Day Saint Institute Council, president; University Guides Service; Jefferson Public Service Fellows; RADICAL Advertising and Promotions Marketing Strategist; HackCville, marketing team designer; Cavalier Daily; opinion section columnist; TEDxUVA, conference co-curator; Advertising Committee, design associate; Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, United Nations, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, research assistant;, writer; Center for Global Health Scholar; Jefferson Public Citizen grant recipient; Harrison Award, recipient; Truman Scholarship, finalist; 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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