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Michelson 20MM Foundation

Organization Overview

Founded by Dr. Gary K. Michelson and Alya Michelson, The Michelson 20MM Foundation is dedicated to ensuring that equitable educational opportunities that lead to meaningful careers, are accessible to all. At the cutting edge of higher education, the foundation helps forward-thinking entrepreneurs, nonprofits, and organizations close the opportunity gap. Stimulating change through advocacy, grant making, and impact investments, the foundation aims to support students at every step of their journey, from enrollment to life post-graduation. To learn more, visit

The Michelson Institute for Intellectual Property, a flagship initiative of Michelson 20MM, provides access to quality IP education in support of budding inventors and entrepreneurs everywhere. Learn more at