Alumni (Scholar)

Maggie Samra

Morgan Family Jefferson Scholar
Marietta, Georgia
B.S. University of Virginia (2005)
M.P.P. Georgetown University (2007)


Honor Counsel, Senior Counsel; Undergraduate Research Network, chair, Executive Board, symposium director, Oculus, associate editor; Arts & Sciences Council, First Year representative, WebTeam member, treasurer; Developmental Biology, independent researcher; Madison House, Migrant Aid Adult Tutoring Program; Monroe Society; Habitat for Humanity; Young Women’s Leadership Program, mentor; Martha Jefferson Hospital, emergency room volunteer; Herr Reproduction/Cell Biology Lab, research assistant; 13 Society; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, recipient; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award; Golden Key International Honour Society; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Raven Society, Scholarship Nominations chair; Lawn resident; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Intermediate Honors; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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