Walter H. Eller Music Scholarship

The Walter H. Eller Music Scholarship was established by Walter Eller, Associate Professor of Physics at Western Illinois University from 1920 until his retirement. Mr. Eller was Director of the WIU band from 1920-1942 and composed the words and music for the WIU fight song “We Are Marching On.”


  • Junior member of the WIU band
  • One of top three students in the School of Music who have the highest overall WIU GPA

Questions regarding eligibility? Contact:
School of Music