Sophia McCrimmon

In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin B. White Sr. and Claire C. Smith Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia


University Guide Service, historian; Cavalier Daily, assistant news editor, news reporter; Fralin Museum of Art, student docent; INST 1605: History of Mr. Jefferson's University, course facilitator; Jefferson's University… The Early Life, student researcher; Sustained Dialogue; Alternative Spring Break; University Democrats; President's Commission on the University in the Age of Segregation, Student Advisory Board; Cornerstone Summer Institute, counselor; Echols Scholar; Kenan Fellowship

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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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David and Jane Walentas

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

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