Alumni (Scholar)

Kaz Komolafe

Albert Dorset Penick Jefferson Scholar
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
B.A. University of Virginia (2014)


Cavalier Daily, editor-in-chief, managing editor, associate editor; Days on the Lawn, panelist; Cavs in the Classroom, volunteer; Westhaven Community Garden, volunteer; Virginia Mock Trial; Student Council Diversity Initiatives; Volunteers with International Students and Scholars, and Staff Program, teaching consultant; Black Scholars in Training, co-liaison; Huffington Post College Blog, blogger; Lead Us Today at U.Va., founder; Kappa Alpha Theta; International Speakers Bureau; Virginia Press Association, second place education writing; International Honour Society; Virginia Press Association, third place editorial writing; Lawn Resident; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Longevity of Excellence Award; 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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