Press Releases

The Milken Family Foundation regularly issues press releases about its efforts and impact in the fields of education and medical research.  Below is a select list of these releases.
For more official press releases about our initiatives, please visit the initiative-specific sites on the right.


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Jul 11, 2017
2017 Milken Scholars Announce 13 Exceptional Seniors from Los Angeles County High Schools


Jun 29, 2017
Lowell Milken Honored with 2017 ECS James Bryant Conant Award


Jun 01, 2017
Three Talented Washington, D.C. High Schoolers Enter 2017 Milken Scholars Program


May 31, 2017
Milken Scholars Select Six Extraordinary New York High School Seniors for 2017 Class


May 30, 2017
2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows Attending Second Week of Programming Announced


May 25, 2017
2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows Announced


Apr 25, 2017
Winners Announced for Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition for Ventures


Apr 06, 2017
UCLA Receives $1.5 Million from Lowell Milken Family Foundation To Advance American Jewish Music


Mar 25, 2017
G.W. Carver Primary School in Ascension Public Schools, Louisiana, Receives 2017 TAP Founder's Award and $50,000


Mar 25, 2017
Lowell Milken Honored with James Bryant Conant Award


Mar 03, 2017
Bellflower Kindergarten Teacher Katherine Shaw First in District to Earn $25,000 Milken Educator Award


Mar 01, 2017
National Institute for Excellence in Teaching Announces 2017 TAP Founder's Award Finalists


Feb 15, 2017
There's No Limit to Achievement under Phoenix Principal Timothy Thomas, Honored with $25,000 Milken Educator Award


Feb 13, 2017
District's Go-To Math Guru Felicia Casto Earns National $25,000 Milken Educator Award


Feb 02, 2017
Fostering an Interactive Classroom Earns Kelly Sutcliffe, of Honolulu, the $25,000 Milken Educator Award


Feb 02, 2017
STEAM Powers Innovation as Masaru Uchino of Pearl City, Hawaii, Earns 2016-17 Milken Educator Award and $25,000 Cash Prize