Alumni (Scholar)

Rachel Midura

Daniel S. Adler Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2013
Hometown: Reston, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2013)
M.A. Stanford University (2016)
Professional Sector:

Washington Literary Society and Debating Union, Non-Original Literary Contest winner, Original Literary Contest, third place; Essay published in “Inside a U.S. Embassy: Diplomacy at Work”; Warm Up America; Write Club; Jefferson Scholars Public Service Fellow; Rare Book School Fellow, research assistant; Lola Pelliccia Prize in Italian; Ingrassia Family Echols Scholar Research Fund, grant recipient; College Small Grant, recipient; Kate Cabell Claiborne Cox Scholarship for the outstanding rising fourth-year history major; Marie M. Giuliano Award in Italian for outstanding undergraduate performance in Italian Studies; Dean’s List; 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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