The Don Marler Scholarship was created in honor of Music Minister Emeritus Don Marler's 36 years of service to West End United Methodist Church and is awarded to a promising young musician who is dedicating his or her life to excellence in church music.
Past scholarship application winners
- 2011 ♦ Kevin Neel ♦ Indiana University
- 2012 ♦ Filippa Mackenzie Duke ♦ University of Kansas
- 2013 ♦ Christopher Lynch ♦ Indiana University
- 2014 ♦ Daniel Harrison ♦ Indiana University
- 2015 ♦ Brian Schoettler ♦ Eastman School of Music
- 2016 ♦ Lucas Fletcher ♦ Indiana University
- 2017 ♦ Carolyn Craig ♦ Indiana University
- 2018 ♦ Holden Caanan Miller ♦ St. Olaf College
- 2019 ♦ Rob Hobgood ♦ Westminster Choir College
Due to current circumstances with the Covid-19 Pandemic, we are postponing the Don Marler Scholarship award until 2021. Please check back after the first of the new year. Thank you!