2021
Scholar

Tessa Danehy

James E. Rutrough Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Newport News, Virginia

Activities:

Engineers Going Global, research team, designated community liaison; One Virginia 2021, data analyst intern; Housing and Residence Life, assistant vice chair of marketing, resident advisor; New Century Hospice, volunteer; Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity

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Scholarship

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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Fellowship

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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