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Association News

PBS | National Memorial Day Concert

June 01, 2022

Market Realist | Community College Scholarships Can Lift the Burden of Tuition Fees and Debt

May 18, 2022

Yahoo! Finance | KIND Founder Daniel Lubetzky Encourages Class of 2022 to Lead With Curiosity, Courage and Compassion

May 08, 2022

South Florida Business Journal | Rita Case receives Horatio Alger Award

May 07, 2022

NewsBreak | The richest person in Sioux Falls wants to give it all away

April 22, 2022

Woodworking Network | Founder of Ashley Furniture receives Horatio Alger Award

April 17, 2022

South Florida Business Journal | Meet the 2022 Power Leaders in Corporate Philanthropy

April 08, 2022

Lodi News | Ag innovater, philanthropist Dino Cortopassi ‘fought to win’

February 22, 2022

Atlanta Magazine | 2022 Atlanta 500: Education & Healthcare

February 10, 2022

Forbes | The Giving Pledge Gains 14 New Members—Here Are The Super-Rich Vowing To Donate Most Of Their Wealth

December 14, 2021

Inside Higher Ed | A College Scholarship Awarded to High School Juniors

November 18, 2021

Winston-Salem Journal | Nido R. Quebin: Gen. Colin Powell: Grand gentleman, humble warrior

November 05, 2021

Winston-Salem Journal | Nido R. Qubein: Gen. Colin Powell: Grand gentleman, humble warrior

November 05, 2021

Financial Advisor Magazine | Aon Founder Retired At 71, Then Built A $10 Billion Business

October 29, 2021

FOX 8 News | ‘Listen to the other side’; High Point University honors General Colin Powell by sharing words from his HPU commencement address

October 18, 2021

South Florida Sun Sentential | South Florida trailblazer Rita Case honored with Horatio Alger Award

October 07, 2021

Miami Herald | Auto executive Rita Case chosen as member of prestigious Horatio Alger Association

October 07, 2021

FOX Business | Walter Scott Jr., business partner of Warren Buffett, dead at 90

October 03, 2021

Bloomberg | Walter Scott, Buffett’s Friend and Business Partner, Dies at 90

September 28, 2021

The Wall Street Journal | Walter Scott Jr., Business Partner of Warren Buffett, Dies at Age 90

September 28, 2021

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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