Based in Los Angeles and founded in 2005, Morning Light Foundation (MLF) is a non-profit charitable organization (IRC501c3 exempt organization) dedicated to helping students with financial need both in China and in Southern California. More than 5,000 university students with financial need have benefited from its scholarship program, hundreds of student-teachers are sponsored to teach in rural villages, and 30 elementary schools have been built in Guangxi, Jiangxi, Anhui and Hunan Provinces in China.
In 2015, MLF began offering scholarships to college and graduate students of Chinese descent in the United States. First made available to international foreign students, the scholarship was then extended to domestic students in 2018. These scholarships offered by MLF are designed to help students with financial need in pursuit of higher education. Foreign Students Scholarship recipient will be awarded 6,000 per person. Domestic student scholarship recipient will be awarded 5,000 per person.
The MLF (USA) Scholarship begins accepting applications from students studying in the Southern California region January 1 through March 31 each year. Applicants will be reviewed based on eligibility, the strength of their application and related documents.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.