Alumni (Scholar)

Pierce Salguero

Reginald S. and Julia W. Fleet Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1996
Hometown: Doylestown, Pennsylvania
B.A. University of Virginia (1996)
M.A. University of Virginia (2005)
Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University (2010)

University Journal, editorial editor, advertising staff, editorial section senior staff; Ultimate Frisbee Team; Emmet House Activities Committee, president; Native American Student Union; Charlottesville-Albemarle Regional Macintosh Users Group, president; band keyboard player; Blue Ridge Mountain Rescue Group; Echols 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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