Four Superstar Seniors in Washington, D.C., Earn $10,000 Milken Scholars Award


Scholars in Action

Chiara Mannarino (MS '14)

Bringing Art to Life. In December 2023, Chiara Mannarino, MS ‘14, curated the inaugural exhibition of the Tristate Italian Art Prize, a new initiative of the Consulate... Read more...

Adan Acevedo (MS '09)

Celebrating Big Moves. Harvard Business School’s 2023 Class Day Speaker, Adán Acevedo, MS ‘09, has returned to Los Angeles as a consultant with the Boston... Read more...

Alyssa Chiang (MS '15)

Creating space for the modern Asian-American individual. Alyssa Chiang, MS ‘15, co-founded Lotus Magazine in 2020, a bi-monthly e-magazine which has grown to more than 250 subscribers. Read more...

Doris Díaz-Kelly (MS '90)

Role model for the next generation of Hispanic leaders.  The State University of New York welcomes the new SUNY Hispanic Leadership Institute (HLI) director-in-residence, Doris... Read more...

Jupiter El-Asmar (MS '13)

Leaders in Public Service. Congratulations to Jupiter El-Asmar, MS ’13, for being selected as a 2023 Presidential Management Fellow Finalist, the Federal Government’s flagship leadership... Read more...

Francis Poon (MS '09)

On the Red Carpet. Congratulations to Francis Poon, MS ’09, for winning the 2023 Imagen Award for Best Documentary for his film, Frontline: After Uvalde: Guns,... Read more...

Selection Process Timeline

CLASS OF 2024
Updated as of 2/26/2024

  • October 16, 2023 - Nomination Period Opens (LA, NYC, DC)

  • November 17, 2023 - Deadline for Nominations (LA, NYC, DC)

  • November 30, 2023 - Application Invitation Emailed to all LA and DC Eligible Nominees

  • December 4, 2023 - Application Invitation Emailed to all NYC Eligible Nominees

  • January 11, 2024 - LA and DC Applicants: Online Submission Deadline for Applications and all Application Materials

  • January 15, 2024 - NYC Applicants: Online Submission Deadline for Applications and all Application Materials

  • March 28, 2024* - All Applicants notified of application status and Interview Finalists notified of next steps

  • April 16-17, 2024* - NYC Finalist Interviews

  • April 23-25, 2024* - LA Finalist Interview

  • May 1, 2024* - DC Finalist Interviews

  • May 24, 2024* - 2024 DC Scholars Notified

  • May 31, 2024* - 2024 NYC Scholars Notified 

  • June 10, 2024* - 2024 LA Scholars Notified

  • June 11, 2024* - 2024 DC Scholars Publicly Announced

  • July 1, 2024* - 2024 NYC Scholars Publicly Announced

  • July 23, 2024* - 2024 LA Scholars Publicly Announced

*Dates are subject to change