​George William Brown Memorial Award

How much is the scholarship?  

  • $500 for Fall 2017

Who can apply?

An honorably discharged UGA student veteran who is a graduate or undergraduate in good conduct and good academic standing studying at the Athens Campus.  Additionally, applicants must be full-time in-residence students who meet one or more of the following criteria:

Though not required, selection preference shall be given in priority order to:


  1. UGA Grade Point Average of at least 3.0
  2. Married and/or raising dependent children
  3. Those with a demonstrated financial need

How to apply?

Applications must include:

  • One-page resume
  • Official DD-214 (please black out your Social Security number)

Who will make the selection decision?

  • The Director/SVRC will convene a selection board, which will review the applications and select a recipient 

When will the money show up and how can the money be used? 

  • Award recipients will find the award monies placed in their student account generally 2-3 weeks after notification of selection
  • The money can be used to fund any component associated with the cost of attendance to include: tuition, fees, books, room,  board and miscellaneous expenses 

Who is funding this award?

  • Reverend John Andrew Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution