Alumni (Scholar)

Mark Jensen

Stewart H. Brown Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Charlottesville, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2005)
M.D. University of Rochester (2012)
Professional Sector:
Healthcare Services


Cavalier Daily, news writer, opinion columnist; The Virginia Advocate, columnist; Global Health Outreach in Honduras, translator; Medical Mission Trip, translator in Santa Cruz, Bolivia; Monroe Society; Habitat for Humanity Collegiate Challenge; Madison House, Big Sibling Program; Alpha Phi Omega; Atlanta Racial Reconciliation trip, webmaster; La Casa Bolivar, resident, recycling coordinator; Intervarsity Christian Fellowship; Center for Christian Study, resident; First Baptist Church, youth group leader, high school boys head instructor; Alpha Phi Omega, pledge class president; Z Society First Year Recognition; 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 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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