Malaysian Community & Education Foundation (Student Loan Scheme)

Student Loan Scheme(SLS)

The MCEF Student Loan Scheme (SLS), established in 1975, awards financial aid, in the form of interest-free loans, to needy and deserving Malaysian students to continue pursuing their higher education in approved private and public institutions, primarily in Malaysia.

Eligibility for SLS

In awarding financial aid to students, the Foundation will give preference to those applicants (Malaysians only) who satisfy the following criteria:

  1. Applicants who meet the socio-economic criteria of the Foundation which consist of factors such as social upliftment of the individual/family, his/her family financial position and academic record; and
  2. Applicants who are pursuing either a first diploma or degree at local institutions/universities recognised by the government, professional bodies and/or the private sector.