Ben Gustafson

Ernest H. and Jeanette P. Ern Jefferson Scholar
Edina, Minnesota


Honor Committee, dorm representative; Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics, research assistant; Virginia Review of Politics; University Guides Service; Men's Club Lacrosse; Salsa Club; Outdoors Club; Sustained Dialogue; Beta Theta Pi; Echols Scholar; Dean's List

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David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

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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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