Alumni (Scholar)

Lauren Kenny

John S. Lillard Jefferson Scholar
Winnetka, Illinois
B.A. University of Virginia (2002) with Distinction
Professional Sectors:


Student Council, advertising coordinator; Virginia Society for the Recruitment of Special Scholars; Virginia Dance Company, publicity chair, representative; Madison House, Teens Give Program tutor, Tutoring Program; Days on the Lawn, student panelist; Club Sports Council; Honor Committee, Honor Educator; McIntire Business Institute, case study co-author, case competition student judge; Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression, First Amendment intern; Order of Omega; Pi Beta Phi president, Mental Enrichment vice president; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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