Awarded to current and prospective students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and leadership.

Presidential Scholars demonstrate excellence both inside and outside of the classroom. They are leaders in their schools and communities and embody the characteristics of a future Liberty Classical graduate.

Scholarship Amount

$5,000 for the 2024-25 academic school year

Two awarded each year

Selection Criteria

• Current or Prospective Student entering 9th-12th Grade

• 3.5 GPA or higher

•Demonstration of Liberty Classical Body of Values of faith, leadership, and academic excellence

• Student must have the intent to graduate from Liberty Classical Academy

• Demonstration of the values and legacy of Lisa Treleven

Application Process

1)  Completed application, including personal essay responses

2) Teacher recommendation letter

3) Finalists will interview with selection committee


The final application deadline: May 6, 2024 for Fall enrollment.


Lisa Treleven (1960–2017)

Lisa Treleven, a partner, friend, and leader at Liberty Classical Academy from its very beginning, left us a rich legacy of faith, passion, and excellence. Her impact on our community remains in our structure, our language, and our culture. The Presidential Scholarship extends her legacy to students who share her same passion and zeal for life.

The winners of the Lisa Treleven Presidential Scholarship will embody the traits that she was known by at Liberty Classical Academy:

Love for Learning: An insatiable appetite for knowledge and wisdom

Excellence that's Contagious: Infusing ideas into the marketplace that are so transformative that culture is better because of them

Humility with Confidence

Faith: A steadfast commitment to Christ

Hard-working: Personal responsibility and commitment

Courage: To be willing to try, and to not stop trying, despite the odds

Lisa Treleven Presidential Scholarship Application

Students who wish to be considered for the Presidential Scholarship must submit a completed application, along with a teacher’s recommendation and an official school transcript for the previous and current years.

The Scholarship Application Deadline is May 6, 2024.

Presidential Scholarship Form

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Not required for current Liberty students.
The Lisa Treleven Presidential Scholarship will be awarded to two different Liberty Classical Academy upper school students (current or prospective) who best exemplify the core values of faith, leadership, and excellence. By clicking "Submit," you are verifying that all information included in this scholarship application is true and is being submitted by the above-mentioned scholarship applicant.

For questions about the application or selection process, please contact Abigail Johnson, Admissions Director.