Jane Lyons

Peter M. Grant II Family Jefferson Scholar
Wilmington, DE


Youth Overcoming Obstacles, president; Alternative Investment Fund at McIntire, portfolio coverage director, analyst; Honor Committee, support officer; Madison House, Creating Assets, Savings, and Hope, certified volunteer income tax assistant; Blueprint Emerging Leaders Program, graduate; Women's Business Forum at McIntire

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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 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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