Alumni (Scholar)

Ellen Chapin

Bowlin Family Jefferson Scholar
Vienna, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2014)
M.A. Yale University (2018)


U.Va. Collegiate Mock Trial, president, executive board, vice president for administration, captain, competitor; American Mock Trial Association, All-American Witness; Cavs in the Classroom, program director, tutor; Raven Society; Raven Council, Banquet Chair; Youth Violence Project, research assistant; Legal Aid Justice Center, volunteer; Student Council Academic Affairs Committee, board member; Organizing for America, field organizer; Monroe Society, host; Best Buddies; International Relations Organization; Jefferson Public Citizens, Grant; Jefferson Scholar Travel Study, student leader; Intermediate Honors, 2013; Lawn Resident; 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 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 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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