Alumni (Scholar)

Sarah Begeman

Jefferson Jefferson Scholars Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2009
Hometown: Oak Hill, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2009)
M.P.A. Columbia University (2014)
Professional Sectors:

Webb House Council · Virginia Women’s Chorus, president, secretary · Washington Literary Society and Debating Union · Hoos Open to Preventing Eating Disorders, vice president and affiliate representative, publicity chair · U.Va. Coalition on Eating and Exercise Concerns, student representative · U.Va. C.A.R.E.S. intern · Days of Dialogue on Race, Gender and Sexuality · Feminism is for Everyone · Raven Society · Phi Beta Kappa · Lawn Resident · Intermediate Honors · 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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