The Herman C. and Carrie W. Watson Memorial Scholarships

Benefitting Students from the Eastern Shore of Virginia
The colleges designated under Mr. Watson's Will where scholarships are available for deserving Eastern Shore students are as follows:
  • College of William and Mary

  • Goldey Beacom College

  • University of Virginia

  • Virginia Miliary Institute

  • Virginia Tech
  • The scholarship is known as "The Herman C. and Carrie W. Watson Memorial Scholarship." The links provided above take you to either the college or university's "Admissions" or "Financial Aid" webpage. Please use this link to find the Application for Financial Aid that you will need to complete in order to be considered for the Watson scholarship.

    Students are encouraged to apply before the closing date of scholarship applications (which date is determined by the college or university) even if the student has not received an acceptance letter at that time. The closing date is established by each college or university.

    Student qualification and selection criteria are determined by the colleges and universities and not by the Trust under which these scholarship distributions are made.