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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Caroline Adkins

“The Watson-Brown Scholarship has opened so many doors for me over the past year and a half. Over the past year, I have been able to get involved on campus with multiple organizations. It provided me with funds to pay for school books and gave me time to settle into the campus without the stress of working and attending school.”

-2017 Watson-Brown Scholar
Valdosta State University

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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$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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