Alumni (Scholar)

Sarah Tait

St. Elmo Hall (Delta Phi) Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2016
Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri
B.A. University of Virginia (2016)

TEDxUVa, secretary, advertising committee, co-chair, organizing team; ULink, advisor; Honor Committee, investigative coordinator, advisor; Days on the Lawn, team leader; Madison House, volunteer; Zeta Tau Alpha; Undergraduate Research Network, research assistant; Introductory Chemistry teaching assistant; Intermediate Honors; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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 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 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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