News & Events



State of the Association Meeting | New Orleans, LA October 2019

Membership and Board of Directors Meeting | Montreal, CA October 2-4, 2019

Membership and Board of Directors Meeting in conjuction with Alumni Summit | Washington, DC October 4-6, 2018

70th Annual Horatio Alger Awards Induction Ceremonies Washington, DC | March 30–April 1, 2017

Dedication of the American Spirit Bridge | New Orleans, LA January 26, 2017

Membership & Board of Directors Meeting | Kailua-Kona, HI September 22–24, 2016

The State of Our Nation’s Youth Newseum, Washington, DC September 13, 2016

2016 Field Directors Meeting Colonial Williamsburg, VA | August 5-8, 2016

Our Members

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.

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Our Scholarship Programs

The Association administers more than 70 undergraduate and graduate need-based scholarship programs.

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