Chairman and Co-Founder Lowell Milken: Why Michael and I started the Foundation
Hailed by Teacher Magazine as the "Oscars of Teaching"
Free lesson plans for grades 6-12 introduce students to Unsung Heroes
Milken Educators in the spotlight
30 Years of Advances in Education and Medical Research
Founded by Michael and Lowell Milken in 1982, and directed by Chairman Lowell Milken, the Milken Family Foundation’s innovative initiatives continue to forge new pathways in the realms of education and medical research.
Lowell Milken gives $1.5 million to the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music to support Jewish music research and performance. Learn more.
Three Kansas middle school students won the Discovery Award $7,500 grand prize for their video on Emma Darling Cushman, who saved orphans during the Armenian genocide. Read about their winning research project.
Twenty-three exceptional high school seniors join the Milken Scholars family, based on academic performance, leadership and their ability to persevere in the face of challenges.