We thank you for helping to make our department so successful. Your support allows us to provide the needed scholarships, equipment, labs, student and faculty travel and funding for special projects that make our department's educational process so unique.

On this website, the greatest needs of our department are detailed as well as news and events resulting from the generosity of our donors. We thank you for your support and welcome any comments or suggestions at any time.

Currently, we are accepting donations to the following funds. Check back often for updates on how to give.

Doc & Rosa Lee Watson Scholarship Fund

Doc and Rosa's Scholarship Fund will provide at least one annual scholarship to a local student with financial need during their junior year at Appalachian State University, giving them the opportunity to study and debate issues in classes focused on economic development, resource management, sustainable agriculture, conservation, and rural communities.