Alumni (Scholar)

Sam Farnham

Claude R. Davenport Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (1991)
M.B.A. Harvard University (1995)
Professional Sectors:
Business Development
Investment/Venture Capital


First Year Judiciary Committee, Chairman, Investigator for Judiciary Committee, First Vice-Chairman University Judiciary Committee, Chairman; Madison House, Big Brother; Saint Anthony Hall; Inter-Fraternity/Sorority Christian Fellowship; Table Tennis Club; Z Society First Year Recognition; Teaching Assistant, Mental Health; On Target Leadership Conference; The Assemblage Leadership Conference; Ad Hoc Committee on Sexual Assault; U.Va. Sports Promotion Office; Volunteer, Virginia Student Aid Foundation, Volunteer; Lawn Resident; IMP Society; Dean's List

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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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