The Society of Torch & Laurel


The Society of Torch & Laurel is an honors program developed by The National Society of Collegiate Scholars to recognize high school high-achievers and provide them and their families with the vital tools to successfully transition to college.

Eligibility & Invitation
High school sophomores, juniors or seniors are eligible when they meet one of the following criteria:

  1. A minimum GPA of 3.5 OR
  2. PSAT score of 190 OR
  3. An SAT score of 1900 OR
  4. An ACT score of 27

GPA-verified participants in the Congress of Future Medical Leaders are also eligible to join.

Students who meet any of the above criteria but did not receive an invitation, may self-nominate. For more information, please click here.

Participation in The Society of Torch & Laurel is free-- the program does not have any fees/dues.

Learn more about NSCS, the organization that developed The Society of Torch & Laurel, here.