The Lincoln and Jane Welles Memorial Music Award

The Lincoln and Jane Welles Memorial Music Award was established to recognize a WVHS senior student who has excelled in the music department during their high school years. It will be given at the annual Awards Night in the amount of $500.

    Mr. and Mrs. Welles were very active in music throughout their lifetimes. Mr. Welles was a tenor vocalist and Mrs. Welles was a pianist. They performed together in their Church and community, as well as with the Choraliers, a local singing group.  They were also active in community musical productions in the Ft. Myers, FL area.


The criteria:

Must be a senior at WVHS

Must have been active in at least 2 different sectors of the WVHS Music Department for 2 years. 

Must exhibit the love of music in their performances.


No application is required. 

Recommendations are made by the WVHS Music Department and given to the members of Mr. and Mrs. Welles' family, who makes the final selection.

Year Name
2019 Greg Boatman, Mackenzie Tewksbury