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 2020
receive up to $25,000 for college
awarded in 2020

Helpful Resources



  1. Undergraduate scholarship application now open.

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  2. The Career and Technical Scholarship application is now closed.  You may view the Scholars awarded to date in the scholarship dropdown.

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  3. 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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  4. Check out the recipients of the 2020 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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