Alumni (Scholar)

Aaren Barge

Pittsburgh/Western Pennsylvania Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2016
Hometown: Sewickley, Pennsylvania
B.S. University of Virginia (2016)

Washington Literary Society and Debating Union; Engineering Students Without Borders, Wheelchair Ramps Project; Alternative Investment Fund, risk management team; Rodman Scholars Council, networking committee, co-chair, third-year representative; Computer Science teaching assistant; Wang and Horowitz labs, undergraduate research; Entrepreneurship Cup, College of Arts & Sciences first place team, University-wide honorable mention; Days on the Lawn, volunteer; CavEd student teacher, “Change By Design”; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Rodman Scholar

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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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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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