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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Sep 22, 2021
Students Uncover Unsung Heroes in Media, Medicine and Human Rights to Win Lowell Milken Center Discovery Awards


Sep 09, 2021
New Report Outlines Strategies to Better Support First-Year Teachers


Aug 16, 2021
NAMI Westside Los Angeles Announces $1.2 Million Gift for Mental Health Education, Support and Advocacy Efforts


Jun 29, 2021
The Lowell Milken Center Breaks Ground for New Unsung Heroes Park


Jun 28, 2021
Eleven Los Angeles High School Stars Receive Milken Scholars Award


Jun 14, 2021
Two Washington, D.C. High School Stars Receive Milken Scholars Award


Jun 14, 2021
Six New York City High School Stars Receive Milken Scholars Award


Jun 08, 2021
Leslie Sullivan Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 08, 2021
Lauren Sepulveda Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 08, 2021
Konstantinos Kovoros Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 08, 2021
Megan Helberg Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 08, 2021
Jennifer Braverman Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 08, 2021
John-David Bowman Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Jennifer Wilson Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Shalisha Thomas Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Samantha Neill Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Tami Lunsford Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Dan Helberg Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Kim Greer Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Sarah Compton Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Jun 01, 2021
Carly Bowden Named 2021 Lowell Milken Center Fellow


Mar 04, 2021
Douglas MacArthur Elementary in Perry Township Receives $50,000 NIET Founder's Award


Feb 10, 2021
Four Schools from Arizona, Indiana, and Louisiana Earn $10,000 as NIET Founder's Award Finalists


Jan 27, 2021
Joint Effort to Increase Educator Capacity and Effectiveness in Rural Arkansas


Jan 25, 2021
I Will Not Remain Silent: New Milken Archive of Jewish Music Album By Composer Bruce Adolphe Speaks to Past, Present, Future