Alumni (Scholar)

Zane Johnson

Lynchburg Alumni Club Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2005
Hometown: Lynchburg, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2005)
M.F.A. California Institute of the Arts (2014)

3.7Art and Literary Magazine, literary editor, chief editor; Spectrum Theatre, Wrights of Spring production; Shakespeare on the Lawn, King Lear production; Human Rights Project, Voice and Vigil, publicity chair; Akasa Composition performed by U.Va. Jazz Ensemble and bassoon quartet; Virginia Center for Computer Music, technical assistant, composer, performer; Opera workshop; Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture Among Youth; Ballroom Dance Club; Washington Literary Society and Debating Union; Madison House, Tutoring Program; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award; Center for South Asian Studies, Rustgi Fellowship; Independent Student Arts Project Fund Endowment; McIntire Department of Music recognition for electro acoustic composition; Brander Wyatt Morrison Prize in Music; Raven Society; 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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