Alumni (Scholar)

Esther Walker

Betsey Gamble Feinour Jefferson Scholar
Warrenton, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2003)
J.D. Harvard Law School (2006)


Madison House, Tutoring Program; Virginia Literary Review, staff member, short story publication; Cultural Programming Board Arts & Sciences Council, second year representative, treasurer, Financial Committee chair; Committee on University Programs Council and Student Activities Building; ENVISION Tutoring Program; Sigma Tau Delta Honor Society; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Phi Beta Kappa; English Honor Society co-president; Edgar J. Shannon Award; Michael Wagenheim Memorial Scholarship; Golden Key International Honour Society; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; 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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