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In addition to accepting the CLT as a college entrance exam, some colleges and universities offer scholarships based on results of the CLT. Check back periodically for the latest scholarship offers.

  • Appalachian Bible College

    Appalachian Bible College

    Appalachian Bible College has incorporated CLT into their scholarships. Please check out their scholarships page here.

  • Belhaven University

    Belhaven University

    Belhaven has fully incorporated CLT scores into their current scholarship calculations. Please contact them to find out more. 

  • Belmont Abbey College

    Belmont Abbey College

    Scholarships for the Honors College and the St. Thomas More Scholars are available at the following award levels.

    CLT Score 78+ 3.7GPA=$9,000 award (48.6% off tuition)

    CLT Score 76+ 3.5 GPA=$8,000 award (43% off tuition)

    CLT Score 72+ 3.5 GPA=$7,000 award (37.8% off tuition)

    The Hintemeyer Catholic Leadership Scholarship also considers the CLT in awarding scholarships.


  • Benedictine College

    Benedictine College

    Academic merit scholarships range from $10,000-$17,000. The awards are based on a student’s ACT/SAT/CLT and high school grade point average. Your application for admission serves as your application for merit scholarships. Merit scholarships are renewable. Estimate your scholarship eligibility.


  • Bethlehem College and Seminary

    Bethlehem College and Seminary

    Serious Joy Scholarship:
    $10,000/yr | CLT 70+

    This scholarship brings tuition from $16,000 down to $6,000 per year.

  • Bryan College

    Bryan College

    Presidential Scholarship:
    (with GPA of 3.5+)
    $14,000/yr | CLT 94+
    $12,000/yr | CLT 87+

    Dean’s Scholarship:
    (with GPA of 3.0+)
    $10,000/yr | CLT 76+
    $6,000/yr | CLT 65+

    Director’s Scholarship:
    (with GPA of 2.5+)
    $4,000/yr | CLT 54+

  • Cairn University

    Cairn University

    Cairn University offers up to $16,000 in annual merit scholarship based on high school GPA and CLT score.

  • Calvin University

    Calvin University

    Calvin offers academic scholarships that range from $10,000 to $20,000. They are determined based on the student's overall admission application, including standardized test scores and academic performance in high school. Students who have achieved at least a 3.1 GPA and a CLT score of 72 are very likely to receive at least the Faculty's Scholarship.


  • Cedarville University

    Cedarville University

    President's Society Fellows Scholarship
    $20,000/yr | 104 CLT and 4.0 GPA; Competitively awarded based on campus interview, excellent Christian character, and leadership ability

    President's Excellence Scholarship
    $14,500/yr | 94+ CLT and 3.75 GPA
    Or National Merit or National Achievement finalist/semifinalist

    Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship
    $12,500/yr | 84+ CLT and 3.5 GPA

    Dean's Excellence Scholarship
    $11,000/yr | 78+ CLT and 3.2 GPA

    Faculty Excellence Scholarship
    $9,000/yr | 72+ CLT and 3.0 GPA

    Cedarville Achievement Scholarship
    $6,000/yr | All other students


  • Central Christian College of the Bible

    Central Christian College of the Bible

    The first 10 students to apply with the minimum score of a 50 on the CLT will be awarded a $30,000 full-tuition scholarship.

  • Christendom College

    Christendom College

    Padre Pio Full-Tuition Scholarship:
    $26,000/yr (100% scholarship)| CLT 84+

    Founder’s Scholarship:
    $13,1500/yr (50% scholarship) | CLT 107-120 and GPA 3.0+

    President's’s Scholarship:
    $10,520/yr (40% scholarship) | CLT 91-106 and GPA 3.0+

    Dean’s Scholarship:
    $7,890/yr (30% scholarship) | CLT 85-90 and GPA 3.0+

    Director’s Scholarship:
    $5,260/yr (20% scholarship) | CLT 77-84 and GPA 3.0+

  • Clarks Summit University

    Clarks Summit University

    In addition to the academic scholarships below, students who score 70+ on the CLT will qualify for another $1,000/year. 

    President's Scholarship:
    $10,000/yr | GPA 3.7+

    Provost’s Scholarship:
    $8,000/yr | GPA 3.4+

    Dean’s Scholarship:
    $6,000/yr | GPA 3.0+

  • Columbia International University

    Columbia International University

    CIU Fellows Scholarship

    Up to Full Tuition

    - Qualify for SC Palmetto Fellows

    - Maintain 3.0 GPA

    - Earn 30 Credit Hours Annually

    Board Scholarship

    Up to $12,000

    - 3.8 GPA

    - Maintain 3.0 GPA

    - CLT 88

    Presidential Scholarship

    Up to $10,000

    - 3.75 GPA

    - Maintain 3.0 GPA

    - CLT 80

    Dean Scholarship


    - 3.5 GPA

    - Maintain a 2.5 GPA

    - CLT 75

    Servant Leader Scholarship


    - 3.0 GPA

    - Maintain 2.5 GPA

    - CLT 68

    Achievement Award


    - 2.5 GPA

    - Maintain a 2.0 GPA

    - CLT 59



  • Corban University

    Corban University

    ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS FOR FRESHMEN: We automatically award scholarships to incoming freshmen who meet certain academic criteria. Use this calculator to determine how much your scholarship will be:


  • Crown College

    Crown College

    Trustees’ Scholarship:
    $10,000/yr | CLT 98+ and GPA 3.75+

    President’s Scholarship:
    $9,000/yr | CLT 83+ and GPA 3.5+

    Dean’s Scholarship:
    $8,000/yr | CLT 61+ and GPA 3.2+

    Admission’s Scholarship:
    $5,000/yr | CLT 54+ and GPA 2.75+

  • Erskine College

    Erskine College

    Pilot Scholarship



    2019 and 2020 high school graduate

    CLT 75+

    Must reside on campus

    Must be fully accepted for and enroll in the fall 2019 term at Erskine College (no provisional acceptance is allowed under the guidelines for this scholarship)

    For more information 


  • Evangel University

    Evangel University

    $12,000 | CLT 94+, or CLT 84+ and GPA 3.9, or 98+ and GPA 3.4

    $11,000 | CLT 72+ and GPA 3.9, or CLT 80+ and GPA 3.6, or CLT 92+ and GPA 3.0

    $8,000 | CLT 70+ and GPA 3.5, or CLT 74+ and GPA 3.3, or CLT 82+ and GPA 3.0

    $7,000 | CLT 66+ and GPA 2.9, or CLT 72+ and GPA 2.75

    $5,000 | Award based upon comprehensive review of application

  • Franciscan University

    Franciscan University

    Chancellor's Scholarship:
    $10,000 | CLT 94+

    Dean’s Scholarship:
    $8,000 | CLT 84+

    Provost’s Scholarship:
    $7,000 | CLT 74+

    St. Elizabeth Scholarship:
    $4,000 | CLT 68+



  • Geneva College

    Geneva College

    Academic Scholarships

    Pro Christo Scholarship:     $16,000/yr

    Founders Scholarship:     $14,500/yr

    Alumni Scholarship:         $13,000/yr

    Northwood Award:         $10,000/yr

    Home & Christian School Students

    Geneva also provides a grant of $2,500/yr to ALL students graduating from Christian School or Home School. This grant is added to the academic award.

    View all of the scholarship and grants available at:

  • Grove City College

    Grove City College

    Trustee Scholarship Program:
    $8,000 - Full Ride | Students must have strong CLT score

  • Hillsdale College

    Hillsdale College

    Hillsdale College has fully incorporated CLT scores into their current scholarship calculations.

  • Houghton College

    Houghton College

    Founder's Scholarship:
    $16,000- Full/yr | CLT 100+ and GPA 3.8+ or Top 5%

    President's Scholarship:
    $14,000/yr | CLT 90+ and GPA 3.8+ or Top 10%

    Dean's Scholarship:
    $12,000/yr | CLT 80+ and GPA 3.6+ or Top 15%

    Faculty's Scholarship:
    $10,000/yr | CLT 70+ and GPA 3.4+ or Top 20%

    Director's Scholarship:
    $8,000/yr | CLT 60+ and GPA 3.2+ or Top 25%

    Counselor's Scholarship:
    $6,000/yr | CLT 60+ and GPA 3.0+ or Top 30%

  • John Brown University

    John Brown University

    Trustee Award:
    $11.500/yr | CLT 86+ and GPA <3.5, or CLT 84+ and GPA 3.8, or CLT 82+ and GPA 4.0

    Dean's Award:
    $9,500/yr | CLT 84 and GPA <3.5, or CLT 82+ and GPA 3.6, or CLT 78+ and GPA 3.8, or CLT 76 and GPA 4.0

    Professor's Award:
    $7,500/yr | CLT 82+ and GPA <3.5, or CLT 76+ and GPA 3.7, or CLT 74+ and GPA 3.8

    Scholar's Award:
    $5,500/yr | CLT 74+ and GPA <3.5

  • John Paul the Great
    Catholic University

    John Paul the Great<br/> Catholic University

    JP Catholic offers scholarships up to 45% of tuition based on GPA, CLT scores, and family financial data. Scholarships are renewable to the completion of the student’s degree.

  • Johnson University

    Johnson University

    Johnson University’s President’s Scholarship is a four-year scholarship ranging from $1,000-$8,000 per year. Any student with a 3.0 GPA and a 66 on the CLT is eligible.

  • Lancaster Bible College

    Lancaster Bible College

    Distinguished Academic Scholarship:
    Up to $40,000 over 4 years | CLT 94+

    Superior Academic Scholarship:
    Up to $32,000 over 4 years | CLT 76-93

    Academic Achievement Scholarship:
    Up to $24,000 over 4 years | CLT 68-75

    Academic Merit Scholarship:
    Up to $12,000 over 4 years | CLT 58-67

  • Lincoln Christian University

    Lincoln Christian University

    $1,000: CLT 76-79
    $1,500: CLT 83-87
    $2,500: CLT 90-94
    $3,500: CLT 98-101
    $4,500: CLT 105-120

  • Lyceum Program at Clemson University

    Lyceum Program at Clemson University

    $10,000 scholarship to Clemson University

  • Magdalen College

    Magdalen College

    The Classical Learning Award is a $3,000 per year award ($12,000 over four years), designed to encourage students who take the CLT to apply to Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts. This Special Award is available to any applicant who has taken the CLT.  It is given based on a student submitting his/her CLT scores at the time of application

  • Mississippi College

    Mississippi College

    Mississippi College has incorporated CLT scores into its academic scholarship matrix. Scholarships begin at a 61 CLT score and increase with the score.

  • Mount St. Mary's University

    Mount St. Mary's University

    Trustee Scholarship:
    $27,000/yr | CLT 85+ and GPA 3.75+

    Presidential Scholarship:
    $26,000/yr | CLT 74-84 and GPA 3.75+, or CLT 85+ and GPA 3.5-3.74, or CLT 88+ and GPA 3.0-3.49

    Provost's Scholarship:
    $24,000/yr | CLT and GPA 3.75+, or CLT 74-84 and GPA 3.5-3.74, or CLT 74-87 and GPA 3.0-3.49

    Dean's Scholarship:
    $22,000/yr | CLT and GPA 3.5-3.74+, or CLT 63-73 and GPA 3.0-3.49

    Leadership Scholarship:
    $16,000/yr | CLT and GPA 3.0-3.49, or 2.75-2.99

    University Grant:
    $8,000/yr | Students who do not meet the criteria for the Leadership Scholarship are still eligible for the University Grant. This is awarded to students who demonstrate a capability for success at Mount St. Mary’s University.

  • New College Franklin

    New College Franklin

    Students with a CLT score of 90+ and a high school GPA of 3.75+ are eligible to compete for the New College Franklin Scholars award.

    The New College Franklin Scholars award is an honor given to incoming freshmen having outstanding records of academic achievement. The scholarship award ranges from $1,000 to half of tuition (student is still responsible for all fees and other non-tuition charges), as college funds permit. Click here for more.

  • New Saint Andrews College

    New Saint Andrews College

    Saint Andrews Scholarship: CLT of 103

    Students who achieve the highest levels of academic accomplishment at the secondary level are recognized as Saint Andrews Scholars. In addition to this recognition, these students may be eligible for financial awards ranging from $1,000 to a full-tuition scholarship.

    Presidential Scholarship: CLT of 113

    The College’s Presidential Scholarship is reserved for the most distinguished of Saint Andrews Scholars, recognizing outstanding academic achievement and Christian character. This scholarship is rarely awarded, and only as funds permit. The award may range from $2,500 to a full-tuition scholarship.

  • Ohio Christian University

    Ohio Christian University

    Presidential Scholarship:
    $8,000 per year | CLT: 90 or higher

    Provost’s Scholarship:
    Minimum of $5,000 per year | CLT: 72-89

    Merit Scholarship:
    Minimum of $3,000 per year | CLT: 61-71

    Academic Excellence Scholarship:
    Minimum of $2,000 per year | CLT: 58-60 | GPA: 3.5 or higher

    Academic Achievement Scholarship:
    Minimum of $1,000 per year | CLT: 58-60 | GPA: 3.0-3.49

  • Reformation Bible College

    Reformation Bible College

    Reformation Bible College CLT Scholarship:
    $2,000/yr | CLT 60+ 


  • Saint Martin’s University

    Saint Martin’s University

    Eligibility for scholarships:

    $15,000 - $17,500 | CLT 88-120
    $12,000 - $17,500 | CLT 76-87
    $12,000 - $16,000 | CLT 69-75
    $8,000 - $16,000 | CLT 65-68
    Up to $15,000 | CLT 54-64

  • Saint Vincent College

    Saint Vincent College

    Chancellor's Scholarship:
    $25,000 +$2,000 Resident Grant | CLT 92+ and GPA 3.75+

    Presidential Scholarship:
    $23,000 + $2,000 Resident Grant | CLT 85+ and GPA 3.5+

    Dean's Scholarship:
    $21,000 + $2,000 Resident Grant | CLT 77+ and GPA 3.25+

    Faculty Scholarship:
    $19,000 + $2,000 Resident Grant | CLT 70+ and GPA 3.00+

    Community Scholarship:
    $16,000 + $2,000 Resident Grant | CLT 66+ and GPA 3.00+

    SVC Scholarship:
    $15,000 + $2,000 Resident Grant | Any accepted student

    Homeschool Scholarship                         $2,000/year

    Catholic High School Scholarship            $2,000/year

    Out-of-State Scholarship                          $2,000/year 

    First Generation College Student             $2,000/year

    • (Neither parent has a Bachelors Degree)

  • St. John’s College

    St. John’s College

    Every applicant to St. John’s is considered for merit scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $30,000, with some students receiving full-tuition scholarships worth over $52,000. CLT scores are one factor considered in awarding these merit scholarships.

  • Templeton Honors College

    Templeton Honors College

    The Templeton CLT Scholarship includes a $25,000 annual scholarship for four years of undergraduate study at the Templeton Honors College. 

    Applicants must satisfy the following criteria: 1. Acceptance into the undergraduate program at Eastern University. 2. A CLT score of 100 or above. 3. A demonstrated record of leadership 4. Academic standing in the top 9% of graduating class (where applicable) 5. 2018 high school/homeschool graduate.

  • The King’s College

    The King’s College

    $15,000/yr | CLT 100+


  • Thomas More College of the Liberal Arts

    Thomas More College of the Liberal Arts

    $1,000/yr ($4,000 over 4 years) in addition to all other financial aid for any student who takes the CLT prior to enrollment at Thomas More College

  • Toccoa Falls College

    Toccoa Falls College

    Toccoa Falls College offers up to $13,000 in annual merit scholarship based on high school GPA and CLT score.


  • Trinity Christian College

    Trinity Christian College

    President’s Honors Scholarship:
    $15,000/yr | CLT 98+

    Provost’s Honors Scholarship:
    $12,000/yr | CLT 83-97

    Faculty Honors Scholarship:
    $10,000/yr | CLT 58-82

  • Truett McConnell University

    Truett McConnell University

    TMU Scholar Level I PLUS:
    $6,000/yr | CLT 84+ and GPA 3.7+

    TMU Scholar Level I:
    $4,500/yr | CLT 78-82 and GPA 3.4+

    TMU Scholar Level II:
    $3,500/yr | CLT 72-76 or GPA 3.0+

    TMU Scholar Level III:
    $2,500/yr | CLT 60-70 or GPA 2.7+

    TMU Scholar Level IV:
    $2,000/yr | CLT 56-60 or GPA 2.5+

  • University of Dallas

    University of Dallas

    $10,000-$30,000/yr, depending on high school GPA:
    CLT Verbal Reasoning 25+
    CLT Quantitative Reasoning 23+

  • University of Saint Katherine

    University of Saint Katherine

    Presidential Scholarship:
    $4,000/yr | GPA 2.75+ and CLT 65+

  • University of the Ozarks

    University of the Ozarks

    Ozarks offers competitive merit and need-based scholarships. We take a holistic approach to admission and financial aid - taking into account courses and grades, test scores, and volunteer or service activities, as well as need.

  • Walsh University

    Walsh University

    Presidential Honors Scholarship:
    Full Tuition/yr | CLT 79+ and GPA 3.75+ 

    Separate application and interview required | This scholarship will replace previously awarded Academic Merit Scholarship

    Dr. David Baxter Honors Scholarship:
    $18,000/yr | CLT 79+ and GPA 3.75+ 

    Separate application and interview required | This scholarship will replace previously awarded Academic Merit Scholarship

    Blouin Scholars Program:
    CLT 65+ and GPA 3.2+ | Separate application and interview required  

    Selected students receive two completely paid for study abroad trips

    Leaders in Social Justice Program:
    CLT 65+ and GPA 3.2+ | Separate application and interview required

    Selected students receive a $2,000 per year scholarship, and two free domestic (US) trips

  • Whitworth University

    Whitworth University

    Whitworth offers scholarships up to $32,000/year based on GPA and CLT scores. Scholarships are renewable for up to four years.

  • Wyoming Catholic College

    Wyoming Catholic College

    Students who score an 85+ on the CLT and have a 3.25+ GPA will be eligible for a merit-based scholarship. Scholarships range from 1/8 to 1/2 of tuition.