Alumni (Scholar)

Peter Leary

J. Mack Robinson Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2000
Hometown: Athens, Georgia
B.A. University of Virginia (2000)
J.D. University of Virginia (2005)
Professional Sector:
Law/Legal Services

Cavalier Daily, associate sports editor, outstanding first year staff member; Sigma Chi, pledge class president, chapter editor; Learning Needs and Evaluation Center, reader; Madison House, Writers Corp Program director; Inter-Fraternity Council, Governing Board, Community Service chair, Party Patrol; Greek Recycling Program, founder and president; Honor System, Honor Advisor, Education vice-chair; Class of 2000 Trustee; Dr. Respess Community Service Award; Omicron Delta Kappa; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Echols Scholar; Political and Social Thought Distinguished Majors Program

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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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