Alumni (Scholar)

Andrew van der Vaart

Frank W. Hulse IV Jefferson Scholar
Raleigh, North Carolina
B.A. University of Virginia (2009)
Professional Sector:


The Declaration, associate editor, production manager · Virginia Literary Review, co-editor, production manager, staff · Phi Delta Theta · Haidt Psychology Lab research assistant · Cognitive Science Society, co-president · Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society · 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 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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David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

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