Alumni (Scholar)

Ned Brinkley

Harry W. Gilbert Jefferson Scholar
Norfolk, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (1987)
M.A. Cornell University (1989)
Ph.D. Cornell University (1993)


German Club; German Honor Society; Italian Club; Students Against Racial Separatism; United Campuses to Prevent Nuclear War; LGSU, Help-Line Volunteer, Vice-President; Creator Magazine, Contributor; Madison House, Migrant Aid Program; Intermediate Honors; Honors Theses Written for Departments of German and Comparative Literature (Highest Distinction); The Declaration, Writer; Study in Vienna, Austria (Goethe Institute), Study in Berlin (Free University), Travel in East Africa; Lawn Resident; Raven Society; Omicron Delta Kappa; Echols Scholar; 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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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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