Flashing the NLE bling!

Awards are based upon the annual, national average for each separate exam.

  • Perfect paper: a special, colored certificate printed with the name of the winner

  • Gold medal and a summa cum laude certificate awarded to top scorers

  • Silver medal and maxima cum laude certificate to second-place winners

  • Magna cum laude certificate to third-place winners

  • Cum laude certificate to fourth-place winners

The names of winners of Perfect Papers and Gold Medals are often published in Torch U.S., the publication of the National Junior Classical League.

Cut Scores for Awards - 1991-2023

N.B. Replacements for certificates and medals will be charged for replacement cost and shipping.