Adavya Dhawan

Norfolk Academy Jefferson Scholar
Suffolk, Virginia


Alternative Investment Fund at McIntire; UVA Di Shaan Bhangra Dance Team; Kappa Sigma; Point72 Global Case Competiton, first place; Echols Scholar; 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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David and Jane Walentas

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

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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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