Alumni (Scholar)

Richard Barnes

Elizabeth M. Forsyth Jefferson Scholar
Lynchburg, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2004)
M.S. University of Virginia (2005)
Professional Sector:


Arts & Sciences Council; University Research Network; University Wind Ensemble, principal euphonist; University Early Music Ensemble, bass sackbut; University Math Club president; 3.7Art and Literary Magazine, webmaster; Washington Literary and Debating Union; University Croquet Team, secretary; University Democrats; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Pi Mu Epsilon Mathematics Honor Society; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award; Edwin E. Floyd Scholarship Award; E. J. McShane Prize in Mathematics; Golden Key International Honour Society; Phi Beta Kappa; 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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