The Supreme Council is pleased to announce an expansion of the eligibility criteria for Abbott Scholarship awards. Named for Leon M. Abbott, Sovereign Grand Commander from 1921 to 1932, the Abbott Scholarship Program provides financial support for the continuing undergraduate and graduate education of Scottish Rite Masons, young men and women from Scottish Rite families, and Masonic-related youth groups.

Eligibility: Those meeting any of the following criteria are eligible to apply for the 2020 Abbott Scholarship program for undergraduate studies:

*A Scottish Rite Mason of the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction.

*A student directly related (bloodline or by legal means) to a Scottish Rite Mason in the
Northern Masonic Jurisdiction or a member of a youth organization sponsored by the
Masonic fraternity in the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction who is:

*A high school senior, currently accepted at an accredited trade school
who has attained a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

*A high school senior, or undergraduate, or graduate student currently
enrolled at an accredited college or university.

Applications should be submitted to the Valley of the sponsoring Scottish
Rite Mason.

***Please note that scholarship applications will be extended into summer 2020 due to COVID-19. Check with the Valley for adjusted submission dates. ***

To apply, applicants should print the form, complete it, and mail it to the appropriate Valley secretary. Applicants should submit their application to the Valley of the sponsor of the applicant.