The SCMTA Teacher of the Year Award is presented annually to a member of SCMTA in recognition of sustained excellence and achievement in teaching, professional development, and service to colleagues and to the organization and profession.
Manwarren is in his 13th year as professor of music at Winthrop.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Professor Wins 2018 Teacher of the Year from SC Music Teachers' Association" (2018). Winthrop News 2018. 123.