Milka Way – Aim for the Stars!
“I am very passionate about education and I want to do everything that I can to inspire young people to study hard and aim for the stars!”.
In 2004, Milka launched her “Milka Way" program - whose mission it is to inspire children and students to “Aim for the Stars” and achieve academic excellence.
As qualified Naval Engineer with four master's degrees - in Organizational Development, Naval Architecture, Aquaculture and Maritime Business – earning the last three degrees simultaneously – Milka believes strongly in the value and importance of a strong academic background.
Milka has taken this message to children, students, parents and teachers at all school levels around the world – including her home country of Venezuela, Malaysia, Canada, Japan, Peru, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Puerto Rico and all across the United States.
Associate Dean of Engineering for Undergraduate Programs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“Milka’s belief in the importance of education and her own
educational achievements are a wonderful example to our