Alumni (Fellow)

Kelly Winck

Brian Layton Blades Jefferson Fellow
B.A. Vassar College (2007)
M.A. University of Virginia (2009)
Ph.D. University of Virginia (2012)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences


Kelly Winck is grants and development manager for the Emerald Youth Foundation in Knoxville, TN. She holds a B.A. in history from Vassar College and an M.A. in history from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

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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 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 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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