Matt Sonnenblick

Minor Family Jefferson Scholar
Manhattan Beach, California


Beta Gamma Sigma Commerce Honor Society, president; Alternative Investment Fund at McIntire, analyst; Community Honor Fund, vice president of finance, loan officer; University Judiciary Committee, McIntire representative; McIntire Admissions, undergraduate ambassador; McIntire Mentor; Student Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, project director, development chair, project leader; Peanuts and Crackerjacks, volunteer; Madison House, Cavs in the Classroom; Beta Theta Pi; Roundhouse Aquarium, volunteer of the month; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; California 66th Assembly District, Certificate of Recognition; Spanish Honor Society; Echols Scholar; Beta Theta Pi Men of Principle Scholarship; Raven Society

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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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