Alumni (Scholar)

John Bailey

Eli W. Tullis Jefferson Scholar
Woodberry Forest, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2004)


Student Council, Housing Concerns Committee chair, Public Relations Committee; Arena Planning Commission; Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs Residence Life Review Team; Albemarle County Emergency Medical Technician; Madison House, Boosters Program; Cavalier Daily, viewpoint writer; Days on the Lawn; Equalibrium, founder; U.Va. Men’s Rugby Club; Kappa Sigma; Omicron Delta Kappa First Year Recognition; Raven Society First Year Recognition; 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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