Applicants who combine academic ability and leadership potential while pursuing a master’s, professional, or doctoral program in one of the following areas will be considered: business-related studies; entrepreneurship; engineering; medical; teaching; law; and applied science (including research and development). Below is a list of programs within each field that are eligible to apply for this award. Scholars with any questions or concerns should contact  gradgrants@horatioalger.org.

Applied Sciences

Doctorate of Master of Science

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Computational Science
  • Computer Science
  • Data Science
  • Applied Science and Technology
  • Nanotechnology
  • Food Science
  • Bioengineering
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Statistics
  • Information Technology
  • Technology Management
  • Cybersecurity Management

Business

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Management
  • Measurement and Evaluation
  • Professional Accounting
  • Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Public Administration
  • Nursing – Health Systems Management
  • Global Commerce

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Education or Higher Education (PhD)
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)
  • Masters in Education (MEd)
  • Educational Administration
  • Educational Leadership
  • International Education
  • Educational Development and Strategies
  • Higher Education and Organizational Change

Engineering

  • Doctor of Engineering (D.Eng)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Engineering
  • Master of Science (M.S.) – Engineering

Medical

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
  • Nursing
  • Nurse Anesthesia

Law

  • Juris Doctor

Dual Degree Programs

  • MBA/MPP (Public Policy)
  • MBA/MHA (Health Administration)
  • MBA/MD