Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans/Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Programs

The Association provides financial assistance to high school seniors (U.S citizens only) who have faced adversity, have financial need (family adjusted gross income under $55,000), and are pursuing higher education. Recipients must pursue a bachelor's degree, however, students may start their studies at a 2 year school and then transfer to a 4 year university. Minimum 2.0 GPA required.

Award Information

Award Amount
$7,000 - $25,000
Number of Awards
1,009
Application Deadline
October 25
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Educational Programs Assistant
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans
Address
99 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 320
City, State, Zip
Alexandria, VA , 22314
Telephone
(703) 684-9444
E-mail
programs@horatioalger.org
Website
Website

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