Alumni (Scholar)

Amanda Morrow-Jensen

Joseph Chappell Hutcheson Jefferson Scholar
Houston, Texas
B.A. University of Virginia (1999)
M.S. Joint Military Intelligence College (2005)
Professional Sector:


Chi Omega, pledge class president, Northwest Houston Alumnae Scholarship; First Year Council; Virginia Society for Recruitment of Special Scholars; First Year Concerns Committee; First Year Fellowship; Fraternity-Sorority Christian Fellowship, small group leader; University Judiciary Committee, counselor, senior counselor, CLAS representative, chair; Trinity Presbyterian Church, Sunday School teacher; World Student Association, public relations director; Lawn Selections Committee, Steering Committee; Leadership 2000, participant; Dean of Students, Search Committee; Vice President's Advisory Committee on Alcohol and Substance Abuse; Summer Orientation Planning Committee; Board of Visitors Selection Committee, Student Member; Commencement Exercises Committee, Public Occasions Subcommittee; Western District Court of Virginia, Honorable James Michael, Jr., intern; Wisconsin Project on Nuclear Arms Control, intern; Phi Eta Sigma First Year Honor Society; Resident Staff, Head Resident of Brown College; Raven Society; Golden Key National Honor Society; Phi Eta Sigma Scholar; Rotary International Junior Ambassador to Sydney, Australia, for 1999-2000; Dean's Scholarship; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honor Society, treasurer; Omicron Delta Kappa; TASC Scholarship; Patteson-Gilliam Scholarship; National Dean's List; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List

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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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