New York State Council of Deliberation
Meritorious Service Award
The Meritorious Service Award (MSA) is the highest honor presented by the New York State Council of Deliberation and recognizes individuals who have labored faithfully and untiringly for the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite. Candidates are recommended by their presiding officers, reviewed by the New York State MSA Committee and recognized at the Annual Convocation of the Council of Deliberation.
The MSA candidate must be a 32° member of a Valley in New York State for at least 5 years. Note that members who have attained the 33° are not eligible.
There is an Official Recommendation Form that must be used and signed by all four presiding officers. Any Valley Member , may suggest another member for recommendation. If you wish to make a recommendation, CLICK HERE, complete the form and submit it to the Valley Secretary to forward to the Presiding Officers.