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Mission of the Horatio Alger Association

  • To induct as lifetime Members of the Association contemporary role models whose experiences exemplify that opportunities for a successful life are available to all individuals who are dedicated to the principles of integrity, hard work, perseverance, and compassion for others.
  • To provide scholarship assistance to deserving young people who have demonstrated integrity and determination in overcoming adversity in their lives and who have shown the academic potential and personal aspiration to make a unique contribution to society.
  • To mentor Association scholarship recipients and educate youth about the limitless possibilities that are available through the American free-enterprise system, while underscoring the importance of service to others.

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