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Getting Started

Welcome to the Office of Citizen Scholar Development, the fellowships office of the University of Virginia. We support current students (undergraduate, graduate, professional) and alumni. Our website, and this space in particular, will develop more over the course of the year, but in the meantime, make sure to take advantage of the Fellowships Series or contact us by email.

Student Spotlight

Katya Sankow, Olivia Moffett, and Olivia Grotenhuis, three University scholars

UVA Marshall Scholar Kristen Barrett to Explore Literature, Film

Kristen Barrett received a Marshall Scholarship to pursue degrees at Oxford and Edinburgh.


In the News

Five students received Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to study abroad and a sixth was named a Gilman-McCain Scholar. Gilman Scholarships, available to students who receive Pell Grants, provide funding for overseas research, while the Gilman-McCain Scholarship is for students who are dependents of an active-duty member of the military. 


Neely Egan, a recent UVA graduate with a degree in political and social thought, is one of only three MENAR Fellows selected this year from across the country.