Alumni (Scholar)

Michael Spitalney

Jefferson Jefferson Scholars Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1989
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia
B.S. University of Virginia (1989)
Professional Sectors:

Pep Band; Charlottesville University and Community Symphony Orchestra; First Year Judiciary Committee, Vice~Chairman, Judiciary Counselor, Judge, University Judiciary Committee, Judge, Inter~Fraternity Council; Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity, Pledge-Trainer, Scholastics Chairman; Presidential Advisory Committee, Registration; Charlottesville Oratorio Society; Karate Club; Resident Assistant; Golden Key National Honor Society; Virginia Scholar; Intermediate Honors; Leadership America Program (First Alternate); Rodman 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 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 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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