Nick Ferraro

Havens Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2018
Hometown: Howell, New Jersey


Cavalier Marching Band, alto saxophone section leader; Wind Ensemble; Basketball Band; Olympic Sports Band; Virginia Quidditch Team, Whomping Wahoos, player and Jefferson’s Army, captain; Computational Materials research assistant; Charlottesville Open Bio Labs, executive board and founding member; Astrophysics, research assistant; Charlottesville Book Club; Kappa Kappa Psi; Dean’s List, Rodman 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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