Alumni (Scholar)

Sha Ali

University of Virginia Club of Richmond - Virginius Dabney Jefferson Scholar
Chester, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2009)
Professional Sector:


Arts & Sciences Council · Ignite U.Va., president · Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team, chair, programming chair · Center for Alcohol and Substance Education, undergraduate research assistant · Jefferson Literary and Debating Society · Alpha Chi Omega · University Democrats · Living Wage Campaign · Critical Mass · Students United for Progressive Change · Muslim Students Association · Days on the Lawn · Z Society Recognition · Lawn Resident · 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 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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David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

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