Alumni (Scholar)

Bsrat Mezghebe

Mary and Daniel Loughran Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Washington, D.C.
B.A. University of Virginia (2004)
M.A. Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (2008)
M.F.A. New York University (2016)


Student Council, Race and Ethnic Relations Committee; Office of African-American Affairs, peer advisor; Undergraduate Research Network, peer advisor; Monroe Society; University Programs Council, PK German Committee; First Year Resource Center, mentor; Mahogany Dance Troupe, secretary; Madison House, Day Care Program; Office of African-American Affairs’ Longevity of Excellence Award; Intermediate Honors; 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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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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