Scholar

Varun Sharma

New Jersey Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2019
Hometown: Jersey City, New Jersey

Activities

University Judiciary Committee, senior counselor, counselor; HooThinks, president, co-founder, vice president for partnerships; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, treasurer, Appropriations Committee chair; International Relations Organization, director of business development, under-secretary-general for business and charity for VAMUN XXXVIVirginia Review of Politics, staff writer; Virginia Mock Trial; Department of Economics, teaching fellow; Virginia Consulting Group; Echols Scholar; Founders Grant; Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society; Applied Predictive Technologies Case Competition, second place; Deloitte Consulting Undergraduate Case Competition, first place; 18th Annual Navigant-McIntire Case Competition, runner-up; Global Commerce Scholar; Dean's List; Intermediate Honors

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Legacy

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Fellowship

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Scholarship

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