About Us

The Masonic Foundation provides scholarships to eligible students graduating from a District of Columbia public or charter school with good academic standing (minimum 3.0 GPA). In addition, applicants must show evidence of community service, involvement in school and community activities, and evidence of financial need.

The Foundation is totally funded by voluntary gifts and endowments from Freemasons, their families, and friends.

Values and Common Beliefs

We believe


Men of good character provide strong selfless leadership


In fostering a brotherhood of dutiful stewards


Charity beyond ourselves strengthens our communities


A supreme being guides our decision-making



We will seek diverse leaders that will provide their time, talent, and treasures, and that possess the skills and expertise to steward and further the resources of the Foundation.


We will enrich the lives of residents of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area by supporting charitable, educational, and scientific programs.


We will increase the financial resources of the Foundation to enhance our charitable initiatives.


We will ensure the purpose and value of the Foundation is clearly understood by all.

The Craft

We will continue to be a resource for District of Columbia Masons and for the advancement of Freemasonry.

We need your help!

Support the Foundation!

Your partnership and generous contribution will provide direct benefits to the community we serve. Every donation makes a difference.