Alumni (Scholar)

Chris Boals

Memphis Jefferson Scholar
Germantown, Tennessee
B.A. University of Virginia (1995)
M.D. Univ. of Tennessee Memphis (1999)
Professional Sector:
Healthcare Services


Honor Liaison; Chi Phi, Fall Pledge Class President, Event Chair for Chi Phi/ American Cancer Society's Lifting Pounds to Beat Cancer; IFC Party Patrol; Madison House, Adopt-A-Grandparent; Observer/Advisor for Boy Scouts of America Troop 142; Research in Cerebrovascular Research Lab; Golden Key National Honor Society; Phi Beta Kappa; 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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David and Jane Walentas

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

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