Horatio Alger National Entrepreneurial Scholarships

Horatio Alger Association of Canada
March 15, 2024
The National Entrepreneurial Scholarships are awarded to eligible students across all provinces and territories in Canada. Ten scholarships of $10,000 are awarded annually, funded through the generosity of the members of the Horatio Alger Association of Canada.


How to Apply

To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger National Entrepreneurial Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled full-time as a high school grade 11 student in Canada
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited university
  • Prove critical financial need ($65,000 or less annual net income per family is required)
  • Demonstrate desire and ability to be entrepreneurial in a chosen field
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade percentage of 70
  • Be Canadian citizens

Applicants for both the Entrepreneurial and Canadian Scholarships are required to fill out only ONE application. The Association will use the one application to consider you for all programs for which you are eligible.

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