Apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarship by Oct. 25

Are you in Grade 12 and planning to pursue a degree? You may qualify for one of 170 scholarships from the Horatio Alger Association. 

The Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship Program offers two levels of awards:

  • The $10,000 National Entrepreneurial Scholarship will be awarded to ten students. Winners will also attend an all-expenses paid conference in April held in Washington, DC.
  • The $5,000 Canadian Scholarship will be awarded to 160 students. 

The scholarships support students who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record (65% +), commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, and a desire to contribute to society.

Only online applications will be accepted. For more information, please go to