Scottish Rite JROTC Program for High Schools
Commencing in 1998 and approved by the Assistant Secretary of Defense, the Supreme Council, Southern Jurisdiction, initiated a program of recognition for outstanding Junior ROTC students. This initiative recognizes high school youth enrolled in the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) unit for their scholastic excellence and patriotic Americanism efforts. The award consists of a medal, ribbon and a certificate suitable for framing. Click here for the guidelines outlining eligibility, protocols for presentation as well as a description of the medal, ribbon, and certificate.
Scottish Rite ROTC Program for Colleges/Universities
Commencing in 2002, and approved by the Assistant Secretary of Defense, the Scottish Rite, Southern Jurisdiction, instituted a similar award for ROTC cadets. Like the JROTC Award Program, the recipient receives three recognitions: a certificate suitable for framing, a medal, and a ribbon. Click here for the guidelines outlining eligibility, protocols for presentation as well as a description of the medal, ribbon, and certificate.
Ordering Information:The Supreme Council is divided between two Jurisdictions, the Southern Jurisdiction and Northern Masonic Jurisdiction:
Requests for the award should be sent to the nearest Scottish Rite Valley of the Southern Jurisdiction. For locations, visit the Find a Scottish Rite Chapter (Valley) page and click on the desired state or contact the National Headquarters, Grand Executive Director, telephone: 202–232–3579, or email JROTCandROTC@scottishrite.org.
Northern Masonic Jurisdiction (NMJ)
Inquiries should be directed to William Holland, Director of Operations, telephone 800–814–1432, Ext. 3133, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.