Alumni (Scholar)

David Newsome

Brockenbrough Family Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2009)
M.B.A. University of Massachusetts (2017)
M.C.P. University of Massachusetts (2018)
Professional Sectors:


First Year Council, president · Second Year Council, Academic Affairs chair · Third Year Council, president · Class of 2009 Trustees vice president · Student Council, First Year liaison · Arts & Sciences Council, Linguistics representative · Madison House, English as a Second Language, head program director · Days on the Lawn, Lunch Buddies team leader · Leadership Breakfast · Webb House Council · Play Writer’s Society · Park Bench Plays · Novice Crew Team · First Year Fellowship · Reformed University Fellowship, Biloxi Relief Teams · Center for Christian Studies Residents Program · Phi Delta Theta, historian, community service chair · Trinity Presbyterian Youth Group, Bible study leader · Mission One New Orleans spring break trip · Nicaraguan Orphans Fund · VISAS Program · VISTA Orientation · SERVE · FOCUS · Raven Society · 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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