Alumni (Scholar)

Emma DiNapoli

Roxanna and Ralph Joynes Jefferson Scholar
Harrisonburg, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2014)
Professional Sector:


OpenGrounds, intern; Student Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, project leader; Flash Seminars, lead organizer; Common Grounds Healing Center, marketing committee; Third Year Council; Second Year Council; First Year Council; University Guide Service, Colonnades Ball co-chair, events co-chair; Webb-Maupin Association Council, Echols Council, outreach committee; Lighting of the Lawn, logistics committee; Sustained Dialogue, moderator; Relay for Life, co-captain; Monroe Society; University Democrats; Alternative Spring Break, site leader San Francisco, Everglades, Tucson; Jefferson Scholars Public Service Fellow, head fellow; Madison House, ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) program director, tutor; Pancakes for Parkinson's, ambiance committee, mixer, executive board, First Year outreach; Days on the Lawn, team leader, student ambassador; Virginia Center for the Humanities, volunteer; Student Council, academic affairs committee; Dialogue Across U.Va., moderator; EngageUVA; Student Ambassadors; Delta Zeta; Phi Eta Sigma; Raven Society Scholarship; Raven Society; Patricia Hollingsworth Prize in Ethics; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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