Zula rayford scholarship Department

International Free and Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of the Eastern Star invites all of those eligible to apply for a 2024 Zula Rayford Scholarship/Grant. Through the generous donation of our members, each year several scholarships and awards are given away to those needing help with tuition and fees. 

In order to qualify for a Scholarship or Grant, please read the guidelines below and select the appropriate financial assistance portal you would like to submit an application for. Should you have any questions, comments or concerns, please send an email to scholarships@internationalmasons.org. Good luck.

We want to invite you to apply for financial assistance through the Zula Rayford Scholarship Fund. Scholarships are made possible by International Free & Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of the Eastern Star. We want to thank and acknowledge Illustrious Kenneth L. Hollowell, 33°Supreme President/CEO and the Supreme Board of Directors for their willingness to offer scholarship awards to high school seniors seeking to pursue a college degree. This is your chance to win a scholarship to help offset the soaring costs of higher education.

In order to be considered a 2024 Zula Rayford Scholarship Candidate, applicants must meet the guidelines listed on the application page. Applicants must complete all forms and provide ALL information requested. The application form must include a copy of the high school diploma and/or GED.

Each candidate must write an essay of ideas and opinions focused on one selected topic chosen from the list provided. All essays will be awarded points as illustrated on the Essay Rubric. Incomplete entry packets will automatically disqualify the applicant. All information must be submitted by June 20, 2024  on the link HERE.

You are invited to apply for financial assistance through the Zula Rayford Scholarship Fund. Grants are made possible by International Free & Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of the Eastern Star. We wish to thank and acknowledge Illustrious Kenneth L. Hollowell, 33° Supreme President/CEO and the Supreme Board of Directors for their willingness to offer scholarship grants to those who have successfully completed at least one year of college studies. All grants are awarded on the basis of scholarship achievement and need. Applicants must be current students attending a college or university.

In order to be considered for a 2024 Zula Rayford Scholarship Grant, applicants must provide an official transcript of college grades and submit all required information requested. Should you need assistance and you are attending a College/University, please review the requirements on the link below and apply by clicking HERE.

Should you have any questions or concerns regarding the application, please contact:

Illustrious LaMont “Montee” Evans, 33º, Senior Advisor to Supreme President/CEO
Zula RayfordScholarship Department
International Masons and Eastern Stars
E: scholarships@internationalmasons.org

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