Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program

Receive up to $2,500 to pursue a career or technical certificate/degree. The application will be open with a rolling deadline until all awards have been given out. Eligibility:-Have completed high school or plan to complete high school by the coming/current spring with plans to enroll at a non-profit post-secondary institution in the fall following high school graduation-Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States-Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)-Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity-Be involved in community service activities-Be younger than 30 years old-Be a United States citizenFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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Award Amount: $2,500
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes

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