Alumni (Scholar)

Cameron Thum

Farish Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2016
Hometown: Austin, Texas
B.S., Com (2016)

McIntire Investment Institute, Chief Financial Officer, manager; InterFraternity Council, Public Relations Committee, chair, Community Service Committee, chair; Student Council, Appropriations Committee, chair; Third Year Class Council; Second Year Council; Students Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, Alternative Investment Fund;Sigma Chi Fraternity, Rush chair; One in Four; Honor, Advisor and Counsel; Cavalier Daily, business staff; Sustainability UVA; EngageUVA; Beta Men of Principle Scholarship finalist; Jefferson Public Citizens Grant recipient; Dean’s List; Echols 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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