October Deadlines Scholarships

Horatio Alger Scholarship

Written by CB Experts


    1.)  Must be enrolled as a full time high school senior who is scheduled to
           graduate at the end of the academic year and who plans to enter college
           following graduation

     2.)  Must demonstrate a strong commitment to pursue a bachelor’s degree at
            an accredited institution of higher learning

     3.)  Must have great financial need ($50,000 or less adjusted family income

      4.)  Must have participated in community/school activities

      5.)  Must demonstrate solid integrity and perseverance through adversity

      6.)  Must have at least a 2.0 GPA

      7.)  Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.  Must reside in the
             United States.

Criteria for Selection:  Based on academic achievement; school/community involvement, financial need, letter of support, quality of essays, and demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.

Amount of Award: Up to $20,000

Application: Available online  

For More Information:    https://www.horatioalger.com/scholarships/index.cfm


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