The Washington Post | They overcame poverty to get to college. Then they saw the housing costs.
Horatio Alger Members are part of a select group of individuals who have experienced a wide spectrum of what life can offer. Similar to characters in stories by Horatio Alger, Jr., they traditionally have started life in “humble” or economically challenging circumstances.
Our Scholarship Programs
The Association administers more than 70 undergraduate and graduate need-based scholarship programs.