Supporting high-achieving, first-generation college students in China
Amount NeededGeneral Support Needed
Students from top universities like Peking University will volunteer to teaching courses that enhance aided students’ study capabilities.
Professors and teachers from top universities like Peking University will advise and mentor students in the program over the long term.
Students accepted into the program will receive a scholarship that grows as they continue to succeed:
This new phase of Tomorrow i-CAN will start in 2021 Fall semester, with 500 students from 16 high schools at Henan and Xinjiang provinces.
In the 2022 Fall semester, it will expand to 1500 students from 50 high schools at Hanan, Xinjiang, Shandong, Hunan, Hubei, Guizhou, Guangxi, Gansu, Yunnan, Sichuan, etc. By 2025, Tomorrow-iCAN Program will cover 100 high schools and 20 provinces.
Haixia (Alice) Zhang
Professor, Peking University
Founder of iCAN & iCANX
Forbes Women in Sci&Techn. China Top 50
Carter Tseng (Chair)
Co-founder of Microtek, President of Give2Asia China, co-founder of Tomorrow Program
UCLA Vice President, Founder of Tomorrow Program
Co-founder of Tomorrow Program, 1st Director during 2008-2020
Professor of Peking University，Founder of Tomorrow-iCAN, 2nd Director since 2021
Vice President of Give2Asia, China Chief Representative
Give2Asia is a trusted partner for international philanthropy and the leader in donor-advised giving to the Asia-Pacific. Our mission is to strengthen communities in Asia by making cross-border giving easier and more effective. Since 2001, Give2Asia has facilitated more than $420 million of charitable grants across 23 countries. Give2Asia is a US-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Oakland, California with offices in Beijing and in-country experts across the Asia-Pacific region.