The Horatio Alger Association has multiple scholarship programs available to students.  Please review the eligibility criteria and then click the button underneath the program that pertains to your educational goals in order to start an application.

Undergraduate Scholarship

(programs for high school juniors)

Targeted Scholarships

(programs for applicants in a specific major
or select number of colleges/universities) 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be enrolled full time as a high school junior in the United States;
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
  • Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and
  • Be a United States citizen

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Be enrolled full-time as a high school senior interesting in attending one of the specific, eligible colleges/universities
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree
  • Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required and/or demonstrate Pell eligibility)
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 (check individual programs for GPA requirements); and
  • Be a United States citizen

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