Six Extraordinary New York High School Seniors Announced as Milken Scholars Class of 2019

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Scholars in Action

Najya Williams (MS '16)

New Ideas, New Research: Najya Williams, MS '16, received the Stephen Rose Undergraduate Research Fund Award! Najya plans to use the Rose funds to study the emotional... Read more...

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...

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 13-24, 2019* - New Scholars Notified - LA, NYC, DC (Notified by Phone call)

  • May 16, 2019 - New York Class of 2019 publicly announced
  • May 27, 2019* - Class of 2019 Milken Scholars publicly announced

*Dates are subject to change