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Horatio Alger Federated Scholarship Program

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

These scholarships are for high school seniors of the class of 2013, who have plans to enter college no later than the Fall following graduation. To qualify for these scholarships, applicants must live in Kansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, or Washington. Applicants must have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives and demonstrate the following: a strong commitment to pursuing and completing a bachelor's degree at an accredited US college/institution; critical financial need; involvement in co-curricular and community activities; and integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. Applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be US citizens.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: Oct 25
Average Award: $5,000
Awards Granted: 9
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