Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Ceremony
will take place in January 2022
About the MLK Scholarship
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Award Ceremony and Competition is one of three competitive scholarships offered by Moreno Valley College (MVC).
The MLK Scholarship has been assisting MVC and local high school students with their educational expenses since 2012. The MLK Speech Competition offers enrolled MVC students a chance to prepare and deliver a speech addressing a prompt for a scholarship reward. The MLK Essay Competition offers a chance for local high school students to submit essays answering the year's prompt for a scholarship award.
The 2022 Scholarship Award Ceremony will be held in early 2022, date and time to be announced.
Scholarship competition entries are being accepted. The deadline for essay scholarship competition entries is Tuesday, November 23 at noon. The deadline for speech scholarship competition entries is Monday, December 6 at noon.
2022 Speech Scholarship Competition Information
The annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship is awarded to the winner of a speech competition. Entries for this year's competition are open until Monday, December 6 at noon (deadline extended). Applicants must be currently enrolled Moreno Valley College students.
Speech Competition Information and Rules
Speech Prompt (Deadline: Monday, December 6 at noon)
2021 Essay Scholarship Competition Information
A scholarship is available to four high school students who submit essays answering the year's prompt and theme. Entries for this year's competition are open until Tuesday, November 23 at noon. Applicants must be enrolled Moreno Valley or Val Verde unified school district high school students in 9 - 12 grade.
Essay Competition Information and Rules
Essay Prompt (Deadline: Tuesday, November 23 at noon)