The STETHS Alumni Association (USA) Inc executive committee voted to establish the S.U. Watson Grant on March 8, 2018 in honor of former principal Samuel Uriah Watson, who passed away on August 21, 2017.
The student must be a member of the school’s Cadet Corp for at least two years, in good standing in terms of decorum and must have achieved at least 75% overall class grade in the school year. They must be nominated by their Commanding Officer or a senior ranking member of the unit.
The initial Award was made at the school’s graduating ceremony on Thursday, June 21st, 2019, in the amount of US $1,000, to be split between two students.