Is there a fee to apply?
How can I contact the Association if I have questions about the application?
Where does funding for Horatio Alger Association Scholarships come from?
Do I have to complete my application in one sitting?
When is the deadline for submitting applications?
I missed the deadline. Can I still apply?
I am a home-schooled student, can I apply?
Is there a minimum SAT or ACT score requirement?
Is there a minimum Grade Point Average requirement?
I’ve already received my GED/Diploma; do I qualify?
I am eligible for more than one scholarship that the Association offers. Do I have to fill out more than one application?
Academic Information Section (Certification form, Counselor information)
What is the Certifications Form?
What if my counselor still has not received it?
Adversity Section and Support Form
What is the Adversity Section?
Why can't I edit the Adversity Section anymore?
What is a Support Form?
What is a Support Form Provider and who should I list as my Support Form Provider?
Is there an income limit?
Whose income should be listed if my parents are separated or divorced?
What if I do not have access to a copy of my parent(s) tax return that was filed?
What should I do if my parents do not file an income tax return?
Based on my student status, what do I need to provide to verify my income?
What do I need to submit to verify critical financial need?
Is there a list of documents the Horatio Alger Association will not accept?
What if my parents never married, are divorced, remarried or widowed?
What if I have a stepparent?
What if I don’t live with my parents?
What if I have no contact with my parents?
How do I submit my documents?
My counselor and/or support form provider is not receiving the email to complete their portion of my application, what can I do to ensure this email is received?
Do I have to be a United States citizen to apply for a scholarship?
I have a permanent resident card, can I apply for a Horatio Alger Scholarship?
Am I required to submit proof of citizenship?
Notification and Award Information
When are the winners notified? Are applicants who have not won also notified?
If I am awarded a Horatio Alger Association Scholarship, how will I receive my money?
Can I use a Horatio Alger Association scholarship at any college and for any major?
If I am awarded other scholarships or financial aid, does it affect my eligibility for a Horatio Alger Association Scholarship?