Grand Master’s Handbook 2020 – 2021

The Grand Master’s Handbook with complete details of next year Awards Programs, District Meeting Dates, Educational Date and details of Excellency Award.

2020-21 DDGM Handbook - Web (0.7 MiB)

Grand Master’s Excellence Award 2019-2020

The Grand Master’s Lodge of Excellence Award is designed to raise the overall proficiency of a lodge by increasing visibility within the community and the fraternity. Lodges attaining the award will receive it at the 2020 Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky. They must meet the requirements from September 1, 2019 through August 16, 2020. [more]

Attendance Awards 2019-2020
An attendance award will be presented at the Grand Lodge Annual Communication to those lodges who have the Master and seven members of his Lodge present at your District Meeting for a total of eight. This will apply to all Lodges regardless of size.

(If the Master is unable to attend due to extenuating circumstances, the lodge may apply to the DDGM & Area Officer for relief. If it is determined that the absence was justifiable, the lodge will then be considered to have met the requirements with a total of 10% total lodge membership in attendance. [more]

2019-2020 Ritualist Award Program
To achieve this award a brother must have proven that he has been a ritualist in Masonry or is a Masonic Ritualist today. [more]

Certification Calculation Worksheet (Excel Format)

Certification Application

Ritualist 100 – 125
Senior Ritualist 126 – 150
Master Ritualist 151 – 200
Points that can be earned: 240

A brother must accomplish from the list below to achieve this prestigious recognition. Must be given from memory, “not read”!