The Jefferson Scholars Foundation is committed to building a cohesive team of talented, mission-driven individuals who are eager to work together towards a common cause. To learn about the current staff opening, click the button below.

Program Coordinator, Programs Team

The Program Coordinator will be responsible for the coordination of a multitude of communications, activities, and projects for the Walentas Scholars, Jefferson Scholars, and Jefferson Fellows Programs teams. Successful candidates will have exceptional planning, project management, interpersonal, communication, relationship management/customer service, and organizational skills. 

How to Apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to:

Helen M. Dwyer
Director, Business Planning & Operations
Jefferson Scholars Foundation
112 Clarke Court, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Electronic submissions are strongly preferred. 

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Thank you for your interest in joining our team. We look forward to hearing from you.




The Jefferson Scholarship and the Walentas Scholarship are the premier undergraduate scholarships at the University of Virginia.

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