Alumni (Scholar)

Farzad Sedaghat

Middendorf Foundation - Nicholas G. Penniman III Jefferson Scholar
Towson, Maryland
B.A. University of Virginia (2006)
M.D. Johns Hopkins University (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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David and Jane Walentas

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

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