Alumni (Scholar)

Farzad Sedaghat

Middendorf Foundation - Nicholas G. Penniman III Jefferson Scholar
Towson, Maryland
B.A. University of Virginia (2006)
M.D. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (2010)


University Judiciary Committee, First Year judge, educator; Madison House, Hospital Auxiliary Services; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; Peer Health advisor; Free the Children; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Golden Key Honour Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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 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 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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