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.

$125
million
since 1984
$12
million
awarded annually
$25
thousand
receive up to $25,000 for college
1,862
scholars
awarded annually

Helpful Resources

Announcements

  1. The 2017 Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship will open in March 2017.

    Learn more about the CTE scholarships!

  2. State and National Scholarships have been announced for 2017.

    2017 State Scholarship Recipients

  3. Big changes to the 2017 – 2018 FAFSA! 85% of students who apply receive aid. Apply Now!

    Click here to learn more!