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Scientific Discovery for the Classroom

Amgen Foundation

The Amgen Foundation seeks to advance excellence in science education to inspire the next generation of innovators, and invest in strengthening communities where Amgen staff members live and work. To date, the Foundation has donated more than $200 million in grants to local, regional, and international nonprofit organizations that impact society in inspiring and innovative ways. For more information, visit www.amgen.com/citizenship/foundation.html and follow us on www.twitter.com/amgenfoundation.

The Foundation places a strong emphasis on strengthening science education and is committed to investing in meaningful, evidence-based initiatives that make a difference at the local, national, and international levels. To that end, the Amgen Foundation has contributed over $100 million to advancing science education programming globally. Learn more about the Foundation's commitment to the scientists of tomorrow at http://www.amgeninspires.com/.

Each year, Amgen commits significant financial support and product donations to help make a difference in people's lives. Likewise, Amgen staff members devote thousands of hours volunteering their time and talent to strengthening and enriching their communities.

Amgen's corporate giving initiatives are very diverse: research grants and fellowships; medical education grants; donations of cash, product and equipment; community involvement through corporate sponsorships; and cash donations and volunteerism by Amgen staff members. In addition, the Amgen Foundation gives grants and matches staff donations to eligible non-profits.

AmgenAmgen Biotech Experience is an international program funded by the Amgen Foundation with direction and technical assistance provided by Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)