The Burlington Masonic Temple - M.E. Shelby Scholarship Fund

About

The Burlington Masonic Lodge #763 Charter was approved in 1957. Masonry teaches some important principles. 

Faith must be in the center of our lives

Each person has a responsibly to be a good citizen, obeying the law. To make this world better for all who live in it

Honor and integrity are essential to life. .

Since God is the Creator, all men and women are the children of God.  

Each person must take responsibility for his/her own life and actions.

No one has the right to tell another person what he or she must think or believe.  

Each person must learn and practice self-control

The Pellissippi State Burlington Masonic Temple – M.E. Shelby Scholarship Fund was established in 1992. For consideration for the scholarship, Pellissippi State students must have demonstrated financial need, be full-time with a minimum 2.5 GPA, and a have a written recommendation for the scholarship from their high school guidance counselor or college faculty advisor, teacher, or recognized professional person such as their employer.

Impact

The Pellissippi State Burlington Masonic Temple – M. E. Shelby Scholarship Fund provides at least one $350 scholarship each year to a deserving Pellissippi State student.

The Burlington Masonic Temple - M.E. Shelby Scholarship Fund