Alumni (Scholar)

Maha Kausar

William C. Lickle Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2007
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
B.A. University of Virginia (2007)
M.A. New York University

Student Council, Diversity Initiatives Committee chair, Outstanding Presidential Cabinet Committee Award; First Year Council, Minorities and Women’s Concerns Committee chair; Madison House, Tutoring Program, Hoos Against Hunger and Homelessness, Boosters Program, Family Friends Big Sibling Program; Pakistani Students League vice president; Pakistan Earthquake Relief Effort Committee chair; Muslim Students Association; Arab Student Organization; International Student Host Program; U.Va. International Newsletter; International Student Office, Student Ambassador; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, Good Ol’ Boy Award; Jefferson Society Undergraduate Research Scholarship; Jefferson Scholars Public Service Fellow; Stillfried-Godsey Scholarship Committee; Offi ce of the Vice President for Management and Budget, Process Simplifi cation Committee, student representative; Seven Sour Sippers Society; Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Society; 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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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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