Evan Behrle, JS '14, thrives as a Rhodes Scholar and attributes much of his success to his education at U.Va.

December 1, 2015

Evan Behrle, the Penelope W. and E. Roe Stamps IV Jefferson Scholar while a student at U.Va., is now a Rhodes Scholar studying political philosophy at Oxford University. Evan shares how he came to U.Va. only after receiving the Jefferson Scholarship and discusses the impact that U.Va. had on his outlook on life and education in a featured profile on the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation website. Read the article on Evan here.



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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