News & Events

From award ceremonies and conferences to membership and scholarship announcements - there are notable Horatio Alger news and events throughout the year. Each April, the Association holds the Horatio Alger Awards concurrently with the National Scholars Conference. Members, new National Scholars and friends of the Association come together in Washington, D.C., to recognize individuals who have succeeded despite adversity and to celebrate the power of education.

News and events are displayed in this area. Members of the press can find all relevant information in the Press Area.

News and Events

  • 2016 Scholarship Application is Open
  • Elizabeth Holmes ('15) on CBS This Morning
  • 2015 Horatio Alger Awards Program
  • National Visibility Campaign Update
  • 2015 Winners Defining the American Dream
  • 2015 National Scholarship Winners Announced
  • 10 Traits Publication Infographic
  • Publication: Mental and Behavorial Health of College Students
  • Publication: Student Debt and the American Dream