Deadline: October 25, 2016

Eligibility: Applicants must:

  • Be enrolled full time as a high school senior and planning to enter college no later than the fall following graduation.
  • Have a strong commitment to pursue a bachelor’s degree at an accredited institution (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution).
  • Have critical financial need ($55,000 or less adjusted gross income per family preferred).
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community activities.
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.0.
  • Be a U.S. citizen.

Award: $20,000 national; $5,000 in five Delaware scholarships funded in the honor of John W. Rollins Sr.

Contact: Horatio Alger Association
99 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 320
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-684-9445 (fax)