Alumni (Scholar)

Rory Finnegan

Hilliard Family Jefferson Scholar
Flemington, New Jersey
B.A. University of Virginia (2018)
Professional Sector:


Inter-Sorority Council, president, public relations chair; Virginia Literary Review, editor-in-chief, art editor; HackCville, Exposure Program teaching assistant, marketing and communications manager, The Pioneer, associate producer; Kappa Delta, social chair, kitchen manager; Madison House, HelpLine volunteer; Sustained Dialogue; Greens to Grounds; Echols Scholar; Bain Women's Case Competition at UVA, first place; Navigant-McIntire Case Competition, runner-up; Harrison Undergraduate Research Award; Ingrassia Family Research Grant; CLAS Education Abroad Scholarship; University Award for Projects in the Arts; Berlin Fall of the Wall Undergraduate Prize Contest, fourth place; Raven Society Fellowship; Raven Society; Lawn resident

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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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