Alumni (Scholar)

Karl Blunden

William C. Lickle Jefferson Scholar
Wallingford, Connecticut
B.A. University of Virginia (2008)
M.B.A. Columbia Business School (2015)
Professional Sector:


Honor Committee, Senior Advisor, Honor Forum Committee, dorm liaison; Resident Staff, resident assistant, house council advisor, head resident; Madison House, Board of Directors co-chair, Tutoring Program director, Public Relations and Development Committee; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; Webb House Council vice president; CHANCE: Computers Helping African Nations Cultivate Education; Men’s Club Tennis, president, vice president, treasurer; Club Tennis National Championship in Austin, Texas, 2nd place team; Phi Delta Theta; Undergraduate Research Network, The Oculus Editing Committee; Duncan Clark Hyde Memorial Award in Economics; Lorna Sundberg Scholarship; Golden Key International Honour Society; Raven Society; Lawn Resident; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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 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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