Alumni (Scholar)

Michelle Unterbrink

E. Stuart James Grant Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2008
Hometown: Martinsville, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2008)
M.S. Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health (2016)

Resident Staff, resident assistant; Liberty Coalition; Students for Individual Liberty; Washington Literary Society and Debating Union, Best Member Non-Original Literary presentation, treasurer; Smith-Simpson Debate on Diplomacy, winner; Classical Liberal Roundtable, president; U.Va. Chapter of the Lions Club, Sight Committee chair; Promoting HIV Negativity; ASAP (AIDS Service, Awareness, and Prevention), education director, U.Va. HIV testing day coordinator; Amnesty International, publicity director, Women’s and LGBT Rights Week, coordinator

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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 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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