Parisa Sadeghi, JS '16, among eight U.Va. scholars to study abroad with a Fulbright Scholarship this year

June 9, 2016

After receiving her degree from U.Va. last month, Parisa Sadeghi, JS ‘16, is now looking towards her next challenge. Parisa is one of eight U.Va. scholars selected to study abroad with a Fulbright Scholarship. Read about how she plans to use this opportunity to study education reform in France here.


Parisa Sadeghi

Joseph R. Daniel Jefferson Scholar



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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