Alumni (Scholar)

Meghan Sullivan

Albert Dorset Penick Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2005
Hometown: Greensboro, North Carolina
B.A. University of Virginia (2005)
M.Phil. Oxford (2007)
Ph.D. Rutgers University (2011)
Professional Sector:

Honor Committee, chair, College of Arts & Sciences representative, Honor Counsel, pre-trial coordinator; Washington Literary Society and Debating Union, Best Humorous Debater, Finals Banquet chair; American Parliamentary Debate Association, team member; Madison House, Migrant Aid Tutoring Program; Charlottesville/Albemarle Legal Aid Society, Just Children volunteer; Residence Staff, senior resident, resident assistant, house council advisor, Executive Board; Southern Appalachian Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, paper given; Robert Kent Gooch Scholarship; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award, Harrison Cup winner; Edgar F. Shannon Scholarship Award; Seven Society Valentine’s recognition; Leadership Breakfast; Lewis Hammond Award; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Raven Society, Raven Society Award; Rhodes Scholarship; Lawn resident; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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