Alumni (Scholar)

Lily Bowles

Mary and Daniel Loughran Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Washington, D.C.
B.A. University of Virginia (2012)
M.S. London School of Economics and Political Science (2015)
Professional Sector:


Public Service Fellows, lead fellow (2011-12); Flash Seminars, co-creator, head organizer; EngageUVA weekly e-newsletter, co-creator, co-editor; Miller Center 'History Behind the Headlines' course, creator; Cavalier Daily's Public Service Spotlight, creator; Learning in Action website, co-founder; OpenGrounds, advisory team; Social Entrepreneurship Initiative, co-initiator; Student Council, Public Service Committee co-chair, Environmental Sustainability Committee, Zipcar task force leader; Teresa Sullivan's Presidential Inauguration, subcommittee on student participation, subcommittee on the Day of Service; Women's Leadership Development Program, Executive Committee; Pi Beta Phi; Days on the Lawn, panelist, volunteer; Pancakes for Parkinson's, batter captain; Alternative Spring Break, Ghana, Panama; Jefferson Public Citizen Research Award, Inner Mongolia Grand-Aides Program; Institute for Practical Ethics and Public Life Internship Award; Raven-ODK First Year Recognition; Z Society First Year recognition; 13 Society; Raven Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Lawn Resident (2011-12); 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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