Merit-Based Scholarships

Lincoln College of New England has established competitive scholarships to reward academic achievement. Students are not required to complete the FAFSA to be considered for merit-based scholarships. Scholarships are awarded to students on the basis of academic performance in high school or college. In addition to the required application materials, SAT scores and class rank are considered. Awarding of Merit-Based Scholarships occurs within the admission process.

Founders Scholarship

Founders Scholarships range from $750 to $1000 per academic year based on enrollment status. This scholarship is renewable with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.0.

Ligouri Scholarship

Ligouri Scholarships range from $1500 to $2000 per academic year based on enrollment status. This scholarship is renewable with a minimum CGPA of 2.5.

Presidential Scholarship

Presidential Scholarships range from $3000 to $4000 per academic year based on enrollment status. This scholarship is renewable with a minimum CGPA of 3.0.

John J. LeConche Scholarship

The Board of Trustees established this scholarship to honor Dr. John J. LeConche, President Emeritus, for his vision, legacy, and contributions to the growth of Lincoln College of New England. This scholarship is offered annually to one full-time student who has earned a minimum of 24 credit hours at Lincoln College of New England with a CGPA of 3.5 or higher. Selection is based on written recommendation of faculty or staff and is non-renewable.

Internal Scholarships

Alumni Scholarship

The Board of Trustees established this scholarship through which Lincoln College of New England alumni may recommend a deserving prospective student. This scholarship is renewable with a minimum CGPA of 2.5.

Job Corps Scholarship

The Job Corps Scholarship is available to prospective students who meet the general admission requirements and have completed a Job Corps program. This scholarship is renewable with a minimum CGPA of 2.5.

School Partners Program

Lincoln College of New England established the School Partners Program to award scholarships to prospective students who are recommended by their Guidance Counselor. This scholarship is renewable with a minimum CGPA of 2.5.

External Scholarships

Students may be eligible for a variety of aid programs independent of Lincoln College of New England and the federal financial aid process. Organizations both locally and nationally have funds available for students who meet their individual criteria. Students are encouraged to pursue outside scholarship opportunities to help with the cost of their education.