Alumni (Scholar)

Jess Huang

Jefferson Scholars Alumni Scholar
Class: 2009
Hometown: Hinsdale, Illinois
B.A. University of Virginia (2009)
M.B.A. Harvard Business School (2014)

Honor Committee Chair and College of Arts & Sciences representative, Counsel · Webb House Council vice president · Resident Staff, resident advisor, Dunnington House Council advisor · Arts & Sciences Council representative · Madison House, Tutoring Program · University Guide Service · Sustained Dialogue · Aquatics and Fitness Center swim instructor · Alternative Spring Break, Guatemala · Take Back the Night, Outreach Committee · Reformed University Fellowship · Cavalier Daily, staff writer · Alpha Chi Omega, philanthropy vice president · Club Swim Team · Washington Literary Society and Debating Union · Thirteen Society · Lawn Resident · Dean’s List · Echols Scholar

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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 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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