To qualify for these scholarships, applicants must live in Delaware, have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives, and demonstrate the following: a strong commitment to pursuing and completing a bachelor’s degree at an accredited US college/institution; critical financial need; involvement in co-curricular and community activities; and integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. Applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be US citizens.
Deadline: Oct 25
Average Award: $5,000
Awards Granted: 5
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. Scholarship Programs
PO Box 4030
Iowa City, IA 52243
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