Talented High School Seniors Nominated for Class of 2013
We are grateful and honored to have high school counselors, college advisors, and other educators from so many public, private, and parochial schools take the time to recommend so many worthy candidates. The process of choosing the finalists and the eventual scholarship recipients is extremely difficult given how much potential our applicants have already demonstrated at such a young age.
Meet Tulani Thomas, MS '94
Change can sometimes be a challenge, but 1994 Milken Scholar, Tulani Thomas, is demonstrating that it can also be an opportunity, as she continues to set an example for positive change personally, professionally and in the wider world.
Application Invitation Emailed to New York City Nominees
January 7, 2013
Application Invitation Emailed to Greater Los Angeles Nominees
February 1, 2013
Postmark and Online Submission Deadline for New York City Applications
February 8, 2013
Postmark and Online Submission Deadline for Greater Los Angeles Applications
March 25 - 29, 2013
New York Finalists Notified
April 1 - 5, 2013
Greater Los Angeles Finalists Notified
April 22 - 26, 2013
New York Interviews Conducted
May 13 - 17, 2013
New York City New Milken Scholars Notified
May 20 - 24, 2013
Los Angeles Interviews Conducted
June 3 - 7, 2013
Greater Los Angeles New Milken Scholars Notified
Scholars in Action
In Successful Fashion: following her graduation from Penn this spring, Alixandra Kriegsman, MS '09, will begin her job as a marketing coordinator for Conde Nast, the publishing house for magazines such as Vogue, New Yorker, GQ, and Vanity Fair.
Innovation Explanation: Jason Young, MS ’02, was recognized by American Express and Ashoka as one of forty-five future leaders in social entrepreneurship in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. He is the founder of Mindblown Labs, a start-up that makes mobile games that teach young people financial literacy and other 21st Century Skills. Jason will take part in the2013 American Express Emerging Innovators Campaign.
Not a tragedy. Congratulations to Nick Mosca, MS ‘02, who won Harvard Divinity School’s 2013 Billings Preaching Prize on April 13th, delivering a sermon about humor in the Gospels. The contest has taken place annually since 1904.