2020 Scholarships Program

The Minnesota Masonic Charities Scholarships Program is one of the largest and most comprehensive in the state. We are excited to announce the recipients of the 2020 Masonic Scholarships Program!
We will accept applications for our next program beginning December 1, 2020. Check back here at that time to apply, read our Frequently Asked Questions, below, or review our awards and criteria.

Frequently Asked Questions

Minnesota Masonic Charities Scholarship recipients are asked to renew their awards each year. Renewals this year will be accepted until July 25, 2020.

Renew Your Scholarship

Scholarship Awards and Criteria

Signature Scholarships
Award: $5,000/year for up to four years or $20,000; six (6) awards provided each year
Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Graduated from a Minnesota high school
  • GPA of 3.9 or higher
  • ACT score of 29 or more (or SAT score of 1350 or more).
  • Must plan to enroll in a four-year college program.


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Legacy Scholarships
Award: $4,000/year for up to four years or $16,000; ten (10) awards provided each year
Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria

  • Graduated from a Minnesota high school
  • GPA of 3.6 to 3.89
  • ACT score of 25 or more (or SAT score of 1200 or more).
  • Must plan to enroll in a four-year college program.


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Heritage Scholarships
Award: $3,000/year for up to four years or $12,000; twenty (20) awards provided each year
Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Graduated from a Minnesota high school
  • GPA of 3.0 to 3.59
  • ACT score of 21 or more (or SAT score of 1060 or more).
  • Must plan to enroll in a four-year college program.


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Undergraduate Scholarships
Award: $2,500/year for up to three years or $7,500; twenty-five (25) provided each year
Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Must be a current college freshman, sophomore or junior
  • Graduated from a Minnesota high school
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Must be enrolled in a four-year college program.


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Two-year College Scholarships
Award: $1,500/year for up to two years or $3,000; ten (10) awards provided each year
Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Graduated from a Minnesota high school
  • GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Must be enrolled in, or plan to enroll in, a two-year higher education program and be pursuing an Associate Degree.


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Vocational/Technical/Trade Scholarships
Award: $1,500/year for up to two years or $3,000; thirty (30) awards provided each year
Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Graduated from a Minnesota high school
  • Plan to pursue a vocational/technical/trade degree or coursework.


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Fraternal Scholarships
Minnesota Masonic Charities also offers renewable scholarships to Members-in-good-standing of a Minnesota Masonic Lodge or Order of the Eastern Star  Chapter only.  Masons and Stars, click here to find out more.