Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship Application


Receive up to $2,500 to pursue a career or technical certificate/degree. 
1020 scholarships are awarded.

Eligibility Criteria:
  • Have completed high school (or earned a GED®)
  • Will be enrolled in eligible program in Fall 2018
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
  • Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
  • Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Be under the age of 30
  • Be a United States citizen

Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and supplies.  All scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution on behalf of the recipient.