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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Oct 07, 2019
And the Jewish Educator Awards Go To… Four Los Angeles Educators Surprised with $15,000 Awards


Oct 01, 2019
2019-20 National Milken Educator Awards Tour Kicks Off in New Haven


Sep 16, 2019
The "Oscars of Teaching" roll out the red carpet: Milken Educator Awards return to honor great teachers across the USA


Sep 16, 2019
Students Win $15,000 in Prizes for Discovering Unsung Heroes Who Changed the World


Jul 15, 2019
16 Outstanding Los Angeles High Schoolers Receive Milken Scholars Award


Jun 04, 2019
Five Remarkable Washington, D.C. High Schoolers Receive Milken Scholars Award


Jun 01, 2019
Wesley Hedgepeth Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Thomas Knab Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Megan Clark Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Lora Durr Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Heidi Albin Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Valerie Baalerud Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Silvia Miranda Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Ryan James Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Mary Huffman Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Jordan DeWilde Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2019
Beth Alexander Named 2019 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


May 20, 2019
Lowell Milken Center Announces 75th D-Day Anniversary Event Celebrating Andrew Jackson Higgins


May 16, 2019
Six Extraordinary New York High School Seniors Announced as Milken Scholars Class of 2019


May 06, 2019
Artful Impact: The Posters of Abram Games


Feb 20, 2019
High tech teacher Nichole Anderson innovates her way to a $25,000 Milken Educator Award


Feb 13, 2019
Helping Special Students Make Spectacular Strides Earns Therese Shain a $25,000 Milken Educator Award


Feb 11, 2019
Teaching Students to Teach Themselves Earns Angie Beavin a $25,000 Milken Educator Award