The Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program offers $25,000 scholarships across the U.S. and recipients will receive their award at the National Scholars Conference in Washington D.C. during spring 2019.

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Full time enrollment as a high school senior in the U.S and graduate in spring/summer of 2019
  • Plan to enter a U.S. college no later than the fall following graduation
  • Intend to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the U.S. (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 extracurricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0
  • Be a U.S. citizen

The application will be available August 1 – October 25. To learn more and apply, visit the Horatio Alger Association website.

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