Our Scholarship

Our founder, Walter J. Brown, believed college education provided the best avenue towards success and fulfillment. In 1970, he established a private Foundation to support that belief. The Watson-Brown Foundation scholarships are awarded to students from communities in and near the Savannah River valley where Brown was raised and spent the majority of his adult life.

The Watson-Brown Foundation helped St. Julian prepare for his future. Why not see if we can help you too?

Our Application Process

Step 1

Apply Online Now.

Complete your application online. Once you submit, make sure you receive a confirmation email.

Step 2

Verify Supporting Materials.

Double check that your transcript and letters of recommendation have been submitted by the deadline.

Step 3

Mail forms together by February 15th.

Director of Scholarships
310 Tom Watson Way
Thomson, GA 30824

Mohsin Rizvi

“While the Watson-Brown Scholarship is, in essence, a scholarship, it is also more than that. It is an opportunity with an importance about it that cannot be understated. It is an opportunity to pursue dreams freely and to chase the future unbound by financial limitations. ”

– 2016 Watson-Brown Scholar,
Tufts University


Essay Writing Tips

Essays are a vital part of your application and the can be fun to write. Remember, most essays are written on a very important topic – yourself. Here are the Top 10 Tips when writing your college or scholarship essay.

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