Alumni (Scholar)

Yvonne Mowery

W. Harry Schwarzschild Jr. and Kathryn Schwarzschild Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia
B.S. University of Virginia (2004)
Ph.D. Duke University (2010)
M.D. Duke University School of Medicine (2012)


Madison House, Medical Services Program; Sexual Assault Resource Agency; National Organization for Women; Take Back the Night, Publicity and Logistics Committees; Metamorphosis: Students United in Service and Health; Special Friends Service Organization, Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic Center; University Democrats; U.Va. Dance Marathon, Morale Committee; Cronmiller Genetics Lab research; Campus for Choice; German Club; German Department Book Award; Echols liaison; Robert Kent Gooch Scholarship; Edgar F. Shannon Scholarship Award; Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award; Golden Key International Honour Society; Seven Society First Year Recognition; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society, CLAS Nominations co-chair; Raven Society; Phi Beta Kappa; 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 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 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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