Academic Scholarships

The Presidential and Dean's Scholarships are the top academic scholarships that are awarded to incoming freshman students. These awards are merit based and determined by student ACT or SAT scores and GPA. The Dean's Scholarship is awarded to those who achieve at least a 3.0 GPA and 21 ACT or 980 SAT. The Presidential Scholarship is awarded to those who achieve at least a 3.5 GPA and 28 ACT or 1240 SAT.  Award amounts range from $2,000 to $14,000 per year. Students have the opportunity to retake the ACT or SAT until the date that they begin enrollment in order to increase their score with the potential to receive a larger scholarship.

Click here to see frequently asked questions about the Bryan Academic Scholarships.

Scholarship Weekend Event

Bryan College hosts a scholarship event in the spring of each year.  Participants in this special event can receive increased Presidential or Dean's scholarship awards in the amount of $500 to $5,000 based on performance. The dates for this year are February 21-22 and March 21-22.  This event is designed for students who have met the qualifications for the following scholarships:

If you qualify for one of these scholarships and would like to receive information about the weekend event, please contact your admissions counselor

Renewal Requirements*

Pres. Cumulative GPA Dean's Cumulative GPA % of Scholarship Amount
3.0+ 2.5+ 100%
2.8 -2.99   75%
2.5 - 2.79 2.25 -2.49 50%
2.0 - 2.49 2.0 - 2.24 25%
< 2.0 < 2.0 0%

*Cumulative GPA is checked at the end of the spring semester to evaluate scholarship eligibility.