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.

$180
million
since 1984
$21
million
awarded in 2019
$25
thousand
receive up to $25,000 for college
2,500
scholars
awarded in 2019

Helpful Resources

 

Announcements

  1. Undergraduate scholarship application now open.

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  2. 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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  3. Check out the recipients of the 2019 Graduate Scholarships featured in the Wall Street Journal.  Each student is eligible for up to $120,000 to support their graduate studies!

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