All Master Masons are eligible to petition to join the Des Moines Scottish Rite. For more information about becoming a Mason, you can learn about Freemasonry and ways you can participate at


In order to join the Scottish Rite, one must first file a petition (a.k.a. an application for membership). Click here to download the petition for membership to the Des Moines Valley of the Scottish Rite.

Download Membership Application