Future Leaders Nominated for the Milken Scholars Class of 2021!

Nearly 230 high schools in Los Angeles, New York City, and Washington D.C. participated in the Milken Scholars Selections Process by nominating more than 1,500 top students to become members of our Class of 2021!

 


Scholars in Action

Amanda Gorman (MS '16)

Style Icon: Congratulations to Amanda Gorman, MS '16, who is featured in this month's issue of Vogue Magazine, The Rise and Rise of Amanda Gorman. ... Read more...

Alixandra Kriegsman (MS '09)

Entrepreneurial Word: Alixandra Kriegsman, MS '09, launched her new book, How to Build a Goddamn Empire, a personal "how-to" guidebook that tells the story of... Read more...

Casey Noel (MS '97)

Commercial Responsibility: Casey Noel, MS ’97 recently joined the national commercial real estate firm Transwestern,  where he will be contributing to their Nonprofit Advisory Services... Read more...

Harleen Marwah (MS '11)

Recognizing Impact: Congratulations to Harleen Marwah, MS ’11, who was named a 2021 Grist 50 Fixer, an annual list of “emerging leaders from across the U.S. Read more...

Clarence Kong (MS '14)

Answering the Call:  Clarence Kong, MS ’14, a longtime student leader, joined other City University of New York medical students, to put together CunyMed_Toks, an... Read more...

Nicole Schreiber (MS '18)

Navigating Success:  Nicole Schreiber, MS ’18, helped launch the start-up, Collmark, a college preparatory service that connects prospective college students with undergraduate students at the... Read more...

Selection Process Timeline

**UPDATED FOR CLASS OF 2021**

  • October 19, 2020 - Nomination Period Opens (LA, NY, DC)

  • December 4, 2020 - Deadline for Nominations (LA, NY, DC)

  • December 10, 2020 - Application Invitation Emailed to all Eligible Nominees

  • January 27, 2021 - Online Submission Deadline for Applications and all Application Materials

  • March 31, 2021* - Interview Finalists Notified via Email (LA, NY, DC) 




  • April 23, 2021* - Washington, DC Finalist Interviews

  • April 29-30, 2021* - New York Finalist Interviews

  • May 19-21, 2021* - Los Angeles County Finalist Interviews 

  • May 17, 2021* - 2021 Scholars Notified via Phone (NY, DC)

  • May 27, 2021* - Class of 2021 Milken Scholars publicly announced (NY, DC)

  • June 8, 2021* - 2021 Scholars Notified via Phone (LA)

  • June 14, 2021* - Class of 2021 Milken Scholars publicly announced (LA)

*Dates are subject to change