The Horatio Alger Association honors the achievements of outstanding individuals in our society who have succeeded in spite of adversity and who are committed to supporting young people in pursuit of increased opportunities through higher education.

$193
million
since 1984
$21
million
awarded in 2020
$25
thousand
receive up to $25,000 for college
2,500
scholars
awarded in 2020

Helpful Resources

 

Announcements

  1. State Scholars have been awarded!  Check out the list of names.

    State Scholar list

  2. 2021 National Scholars have been announced!

    National Scholar list

  3. The 2021 Career and Technical Scholarship application is now open!  Visit the program page to find out how to apply.

    Learn More

  4. Scholars and Alumni – come join us on our new networking platform.  Download the HAA Connect app today from the app store!

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