The Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation, Inc. is a Masonic Program and is an appendant body to the Fort Worth Scottish Rite Bodies, a Masonic fraternity. The Trustees for the Foundation manage a Charitable Trust, the corpus of which generates funds that are used by the Trustees to fund charitable endeavors such as, a Literacy Program, contributions to the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, and a graduating high school seniors college scholarship program.
It is not required that the student have any affiliation with Masonry. The student must be graduating in the upcoming Spring or Summer from a high school or other secondary school in one of the 33 counties served by the Fort Worth Scottish Rite. Students choosing either a 2-year or a 4-year college are eligible. (Students planning to work while attending a Community College might also consider submission of an application for the Major Thomas Spencer Community College Scholarship. These applications may be submitted at any time of the year.)