Fifteen Exceptional Milken Scholars Selected from Los Angeles County High Schools

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Scholars in Action

Traci Curry (MS '96)

Lights, Camera, Action!: The first feature length documentary directed by Traci Curry, MS '96, will be airing on PBS on April 23rd. Read more...

Sinclair Blue (MS '14)

Valuing Service: Sinclair Blue, MS '14, was selected as a Truman Scholar, a prestigious national public-service scholarship. Read more...

Clarence Kong (MS '14)

Semper paratus: In February, Clarence Kong, MS '14, was sworn in as the Commander of his flotilla in the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Read more...

Ayanna Neal (MS '17)

Welcoming All into the FOLD: Ayanna Neal, MS '17, was awarded the Presidential Environmental Youth Award for her work with her non-profit, FOLD, and was... Read more...

Delaram Kamalpour (MS '10)

Planting Seeds of Kindness: Delaram Kamalpour, MS '10, was nominated by the Public Defender's Office to receive the LA County Volunteer of the Year Award. Read more...

Clarence Kong (MS '14)

Caught on Camera: NYPD Auxiliary Police Officer, Clarence Kong, MS ’14, was on assignment at the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown. Read more...

Selection Process Timeline

**UPDATED FOR CLASS OF 2019**

  • Oct. 22, 2018 - Nomination Period Opens (LA, NYC, DC)

  • Nov. 30, 2018 - Deadline for Nominations (LA, NYC, DC)

  • Dec. 10, 2018 - Application Invitation Emailed to all Eligible Nominees

  • Jan. 25, 2019 - Postmark and Online Submission Deadline for Applications and all Application Materials

  • March 15-18, 2019 - Interview Finalists Notified - Los Angeles (Notified via Email)

  • March 18-25, 2019 - Interview Finalists Notified - Washington, D.C. (Notified via Email) 

  

  • March 25-29, 2019 - Interview Finalists Notified - New York (Notified via Email)
  • April 11, 2019 - Washington DC Interviews Conducted 

  • April 16-17, 2019 - New York City Interviews Conducted

  • April 23-26. 2019 - Los Angeles County Interviews Conducted

  • May 13-17, 2019* - New Scholars Notified - LA, NYC, DC (Notified by Phone call)

  • May 27, 2019* - Class of 2019 Milken Scholars publicly announced

*Dates are subject to change