Gayla R. Witte Oratorio Scholarship

Rev. Wilmer R. and Ruth J. Witte established this scholarship in loving memory of their devoted and precious daughter, who loved Jesus and loved to sing. The scholarship was established to honor Gayla and remember her treasured experience of praising her Lord at Calvin. At age 47 she went to be with her Lord Jesus. She graduated from Calvin and continued to sing as a member of the Calvin Oratorio Society for a total of 20 years, rejoicing to sing praises to her Savior.

Basic criteria:

  • entering sophomore, junior, or senior year
  • cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • must be or will become a member of the Oratorio Society
  • financial need is considered

Renewal criteria: Students who wish to be considered for renewal must file a new application each year and will be given equal consideration with other candidates.

Wilmer and Ruth Witte