• 2024 Vocational & Technical Educational Scholarship Application Now Open

    Application open through June 17, 2024 at 12:00 PM EST


  • 5th Annual Excellence Gala

    The Association's fifth annual Excellence Gala took place on October 17, 2023, in Toronto, Ontario.

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  • Public Service Announcement

    David Johnston: Attending college and university is a rite of passage

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  • Public Service Announcement

    Ben Mulroney: Financial struggle is a roadblock for many students in college and university

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  • 2021 Scholarship Funders Report

    An overview of funders, support services, and programs offered by the Horatio Alger Association of Canada.

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$15 million awarded in scholarships since 2012

Scholarships are awarded annually to full-time students in their terminal year of high school with financial need, who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, a commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, a desire to contribute to society, and a good academic record.