Educational Assistance

Grand Lodge Educational Assistance Program

The Grand Lodge of New York through its Trustees of the Masonic Hall and Home established a scholarship in 1996. The Education Assistance Committee of Grand Lodge administers this scholarship program for post high school level students. The effort is directed at the sons, daughters, grandsons and granddaughters of Master Masons in good standing, belonging to Lodges within the jurisdiction of the Grand Lodge of the State of New York.

Awards totaling over $500,000 are made annually based upon academic achievement, community involvement and financial need. Applications for scholarship assistance are available directly online at:

All applications are to be completed, including the signature of the Master and Secretary of the Lodge and be embossed with the Lodge seal, and mailed to:

Education Assistance Program
11 Dolphin Green – C2G
Port Washington, New York 11050

NOTE: Must be postmarked by April 1

Scholarships are awarded according to academic excellence and the students’ involvement in their communities. Selections are made in May and awarded between June and August. Award presentations to the recipients are made at central locations throughout New York State during these months.

All recipients and their families are cordially invited to attend the Presentation Ceremonies.

The Grand Master and or the Deputy Grand Master, and Grand Lodge Representatives are always in attendance to make the scholarship presentations. If you would like more information pertaining to the scholarship, you should contact the Education Assistance Program Committee at APPLICATION: