Alumni (Scholar)

Kim Osagie

William Prescott Foster Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2005
Hometown: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
B.A. University of Virginia (2005)
M.S. Pace University (2008)
Other (Graduate) Harvard Graduate School of Education (2018)
Professional Sectors:
Product Management

CHoosE a capella group; Black Voices; University Singers publicity chair; Monroe Society; Helms Series - In the Widening Gyre, Attemptonmylife, The Colored Museum, Playwriter’s Showcase casts; Acting Out Troupe; Spectrum Theatre - Voices of the Class, cast/co-writer, The Vagina Monologues, director/producer, artistic director/business manager; Civil Rights documentary “Rising Up,” narrator; Fashion Design Club, artistic chair, model chair, Modern Materialism, Transformations and Wonders of the World shows, designer and model; WUVA 92.7 KISS FM, on-air news, Newcomer-of-the-Year; University Guide Service; African-Americans in Leadership and Philanthropy Focus Group; U.Va. Orientation leader; Assistant Director of Office of Orientation and New Students Programs, Search Committee; Office of African-American Affairs’ Longevity of Excellence Award; IMP Society; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Golden Key International Honour Society; Holland Scholar; Lawn resident; 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 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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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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