Alumni (Scholar)

Maura Norden

Molly Hereford - Susanne Smith Jefferson Scholar
Cincinnati, Ohio
B.A. University of Virginia (2003)
J.D. George Washington University (2006)
Professional Sectors:
Law/Legal Services


Women’s Crew; First Year Council, Fundraising Committee; House Council; Student Council, Elections Committee, Admissions Committee; Pi Beta Phi, Executive Board, Philanthropy Committee; University Judiciary Committee educator; University Guide Service; Madison House, Migrant Aid Program; SOCA kindergarten soccer coach; Bayly Art Museum student docent; Center for Governmental Studies intern; College Campaign for Organ Donation intern; Inter-Sorority Council; Judiciary Committee judge; Mary McCarthy Scholarship; Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Order of Omega; Dean’s List

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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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David and Jane Walentas

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

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