The Truth and Union KOP is proud to announce that on Saturday October 22, 2016, one of our members, Derrick Abrams, Jr. has been awarded the 2016 Benjamin Barksdale Scholarship. Each year, Atlanta Consistory #24-A (Prince Hall Scottish Rite Masons), gives out the scholarship to a deserving high school senior / college freshman.
Derrick Abrams, Jr. is the son of Truth and Union Lodge #594 Past Master Derrick Abrams, Sr. and his widow Tiffany Abrams. He is currently matriculating at Georgia Southern University.
The scholarship is named after Benjamin Barksdale, 33° Active, Past Grand Master of The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Georgia and Past Honorary Commander In Chief of Atlanta Consistory #24-A.
We are extremely proud of Derrick and he is being an excellent example to his peers in the KOP.
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