Mara Guyer

Stewart H. Brown Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia


Growing for Change, program director, education and volunteer coordinator; Cavalier Daily, sports feature writer; Bicentennial Oral History Project, producer; WTJU Candidates Forum, assistant producer; WXTJ Student Radio, host, student DJ; Echols Council, Echols Fireside Chats; Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity, parliamentarian; Sustained Dialogue; Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center; Echols Scholar; Dean's List; Intermediate Honors

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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 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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David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

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