Alumni (Scholar)

Shannon Harris

William G. Pannill Jefferson Scholar
Rialto, California
B.A. University of Virginia (1999)
M.S.W. University of Washington (2017)


Virginia Dance Company, choreographer and member; International Relations Organization; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, Probationary Committee; Virginia Society for Recruitment of Special Scholars, administrator; Sexual Assault Resource Agency volunteer; Gymnastics Club; Prep Step instructor; U.Va. Dance Team, captain; Phi Eta Sigma First Year Honor Society; Robert Kent Gooch Scholarship; Phi Beta Kappa; Golden Key National Honor Society; Raven Society; Lawn resident; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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