Horatio Alger Association Scholarships

As one of the nation's largest need-based college scholarship programs in the country, the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs specifically assist high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. While many programs are directed primarily to recognizing academic achievement or leadership potential, the Horatio Alger Association seeks students who have exhibited determination, integrity, and perseverance in overcoming adversity, as well as have critical financial need.

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Additional Selection Criteria

The Association has over 70 programs that it administers.  Please visit the About Our Scholarship Programs page https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/ to learn more about the eligibility guidelines for individual programs.

Application Process

How to Apply

Check out all of the scholarship opportunities on their About our Scholarships page and once you have determined what program(s) you may be eligible for, go ahead and click on the apply button to start an application!

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October 25, 2019

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