As one of the nation’s largest college financial aid programs in the country, the Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is one of the major scholarship programs nationally that specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. 

Deadline to apply: October 25, 2015

National Scholarships

$22,000 scholarships for high school seniors planning to pursue a bachelor's degree program.

State Scholarships

Scholarships valued at $6,000-$10,500 available in every state to high school seniors planning to pursue a bachelor's degree

Targeted Scholarships

Scholarships that require you to pursue a specific degree type or attend a particular college.

Vocational Scholarships

Check out these programs if you are interested in pursuing an Associate's Degree or certificate program.

Eligibility: 

High school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. While many programs are directed primarily to recognizing academic achievement or leadership potential, the Horatio Alger program seeks students who have exhibited determination, integrity, and perseverance in overcoming adversity, as well as critical financial need.
Provider Address:
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.
99 Canal Center Plaza
Suite 320
Alexandria, VA 22314

Domain: 

Education

Website: 

https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/

Phone: 

(844) HAA-4200