Horatio Alger Association
The total value of this award is $10,000 paid out in installments annually. If the student receives this award he/she is guaranteed the funding for the full 5 years of his/her undergraduate program by maintaining a grade point average of 2.0 or higher. This award is non-renewable.
Sixteen awards offered annually.
The Horatio Alger Ohio Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students in the State of Ohio who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity and who aspire to pursue higher education. Twelve awards are funded through the generosity of the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund, and four additional awards are provided by Jim Dicke and the Crown Equipment Corporation. The applicant must have a strong commitment to pursue a bachelor's degree at an accredited institution. The student may begin his/her studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution. The applicant must also plan to enter college no later than the fall following high school graduation. Each applicant must demonstrate involvement in co-curricular and community activities. Scholarship recipients will be announced in January.
Applications are available online from the Horatio Alger Association website. Each applicant must submit an online application. Paper applications are not accepted. The applicant must also provide a ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.