Milken Scholars Program: Mentoring Ahead

The characteristic that best defines the quality of a Milken Scholar is the ability and desire to be a leader and to give back to others through mentorship.  The efforts to facilitate these characteristics are a cornerstone of the Milken Scholars Program. 

 


Scholars in Action

Monica Trujillo-Jamison (MS '02)

Positive Research: Monica Trujillo-Jamison, MS ’02 was recently promoted to Senior Vice President at Screen Engine/ASI and is heading its Multicultural Group. Read more...

Khadijah Sharif-Drinkard (MS '89)

Breaking News: Khadijah Sharif-Drinkard, MS ’89, is joining ABC News as Senior Vice President for Business Affairs.  Khadijah brings years of executive experience from BET... Read more...

Angela She (MS '08)

Big Step in Biotech: Congratulations to Angela She, MS ’08, for starting a new position as Chief of Staff at Viridian Therapeutics, Inc.  Angela will... Read more...

Emanuel Yekutiel (MS '07)

Big City Moves: Congratulations are in order for Manny Yekutiel, MS ’07, who has been appointed to the seven-person San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s (SFMTA)... Read more...

Amanda Gorman (MS '16)

Inauguration Highlight: One of the highlights of the presidential inauguration was delivered at the podium by National Youth Poet Laureate of the United States and... Read more...

Evelyn Wong (MS '17)

Marshaling a Future in Neuroscience and Global Health: Please join us in giving Evelyn Wong, MS ’17, a much-deserved round of applause for her selection as a Marshall... 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 18, 2021* - Interview Finalists Notified via Email (LA, NY, DC) 




  • April 22, 2021* - Washington, DC Finalist Interviews

  • April 27-28, 2021* - New York Finalist Interviews

  • May 18-21, 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