Alumni (Scholar)

Caroline Ryon

Delaware Jefferson Scholar
Hockessin, Delaware
B.A. University of Virginia (2010)
J.D. University of Virginia (2013)
Professional Sectors:
Law/Legal Services


Honor Committee, advisor; Student Council, Student Arts Committee outreach chair, Presidential Debate Initiative Committee, Legislative Affairs Committee; Arts & Sciences Council, First Year chair; Arts Council, student representative; Madison House, Boosters Progam; U.Va. Drama, The Seagull, Pippin, Shakespeare's R&J, Hedda Gabler, So Careless, Oklahoma, The Imaginary Invalid, cast member, publicity intern, scenic technician; U.Va. Drama Department, box office associate; First Year Players, Once Upon a Mattress and Cabaret cast member, Sweeney Todd assistant director; Shakespeare & Company Intensive Training Institute; Kids Acting Out, president, co-vice president, director, treasurer; Arts Board Subcommittee secretary; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; Sustained Dialogue; Monroe Society; Michael Wagenheim Scholarship; Irene Ryan Award for Oklahoma; Raven-ODK First Year Award; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award; Golden Key International Honour Society; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Lawn Resident; Intermediate Honors; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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