Alumni (Scholar)

Nathan Vassar

Lynchburg Alumni Club Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2006
Hometown: Gladys, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2006)
J.D. University of Texas (2011)

Student Council, representative, Legislative Affairs Committee; First Year Council, representative, Community Service Committee; Resident Staff, resident assistant, House Council advisor, senior resident, historian; Hoo Represents president; University Guide Service; Days on the Lawn; University Singers historian; Monroe Society; Rainbow House After School Program tutor, Jefferson Park Baptist Church; Baptist Student Union, Missions and Ministry leader; Cavalier Daily senior writer; Virginia Ambassadors; First Year Seminar; Echols peer advisor; SERVE; College Republicans; Republican National Committee; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Harry F. Byrd Leadership Award; Dean’s List; 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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