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.

since 1984
awarded in 2018
receive up to $25,000 for college
awarded in 2018

Helpful Resources



  1. 2019 National & State Scholarship application now closed.

    Spring Application Programs

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

    Join Us!

  3. The Association is happy to announce recipients of the 2018 CTE Scholarship  

    View the list of recipients here

  4. Check out the recipients of the 2018 Graduate Scholarships featured in the Wall Street Journal.  Each student is eligible for up to $120,000 to support their graduate studies!

    Learn more