Providence Day School Senior Joe Kerrigan has accepted a Jefferson Scholarship to attend University of Virginia, while Senior Rhea Bhagia has accepted a Morehead-Cain Scholarship to attend UNC Chapel Hill.
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. The award includes the entire cost of four years of attendance plus supplemental enrichment experiences that support and nurture the scholars.
The Morehead-Cain provides a four-year, fully funded educational experience plus summer enrichment and Discovery Fund experiences. Selection criteria include leadership, character, physical vigor, and scholarship.