Description

The Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives.

Scholarship Sponsor

Horatio Alger Association

Award Type

$25,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility

All

Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: USA
Criteria / Requirements:

  • Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2020 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation
  • 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

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: 844-422-4200

Contact Info – URL: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/about-our-scholarship-programs/national-scholarships/

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]