Cole Chisom

Roxanna and Ralph Joynes Jefferson Scholar
Salem, Virginia


Inter-Fraternity Council, president; HackCville, Rethink; ReinventED Lab, Idea and Development intern, program co-coordinator; Honor Committee, support officer; Department of Economics, research assistant; Department of Statistics, teaching assistant; One in Four, Executive Committee; Madison House, Creating Assets, Savings, and Hope; Beta Theta Pi, Executive Committee; Echols Scholar; Dean's List; Jefferson Public Citizens Grant; Royster-Lawton Fellowship; Intermediate Honors; Lawn Resident

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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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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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