Our Founder

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.

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Jinny Brown

“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

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November is National Scholarship Month!

Everyone can appreciate free money for college! November is National Scholarship Month, which is all about recognizing the value and aid scholarships can provide those seeking higher education.  The cost of attendance for college is ever-rising, and scholarships are one of the best forms of financial aid, simply because they’re free money.  You can be awarded scholarships based on

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$3,000 and $5,000 scholarships available

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.

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