The Watson-Brown Foundation, through creativity, diligence and financial support, labors to improve education in the American South by fundings its schools and students, preserving its history, encouraging responsible scholarship, and promoting the memory and values of our spiritual founders.
Walter J. Brown was a journalist and a broadcast pioneer who built and chaired what would become Spartan Communications, Inc., one of the larger privately held TV companies in the country.
“The Watson-Brown Scholarship is an opening, an opportunity to go out into the world with the credentials needed to really make a difference in the world. With this scholarship I am capable to reach my full potential and grow in my education. To me, the Watson-Brown Scholarship means a future. ”
– 2016 Watson-Brown Scholar,
University of South Carolina Aiken
The primary mission of the Watson-Brown Foundation is providing need and merit-based scholarships to select Georgia and South Carolina students attending accredited four-year colleges and universities in the United States. The scholarships are renewable in amounts of $3000 and $5000.Read the Article
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