Awards & Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Clive Chamber of Commerce scholarships are provided to give financial aid to assist a graduating high school senior to further his/her education above the high school level.

Applicants must be a graduating 2021 High School Senior in the West Des Moines or Waukee School District planning to further his/her education at an accredited vocational technical college, a community college or a 4-year university. Submit a letter of recommendation from an educator or community representative. It is required that the applicant has a relative who is a Clive Chamber of Commerce Member, or a relative who works for a Clive Chamber Member in good standing. (A complete list of members can be found here.)

The Clive Chamber of Commerce will award two $1000 scholarships. Scholarships are presented at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner which will be held in February.

Deadline for application is January 15, 2021 at 5 pm. To apply, please download the Scholarship Application and mail to the Clive Chamber of Commerce, Scholarship Committee at 1900 NW 114th Street, Clive, IA 50325 or email to [email protected].

BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD

This award is given to recognize the contribution of a Clive Chamber of Commerce member that contributes to the economic growth and quality of life in Clive and whose practices and professional conduct contribute to a sense of cooperation within the entire business community. Some of the specific criteria that could be considered for this award include: a successful marketing or business strategy; growth; community involvement; exceptional customer service.

The deadline for submitting nominations is 5 p.m. on Friday, January 22, 2021.

The winning business will be recognized during the Clive Chamber Annual Celebration in February.

Nomination form for the Business of the Year: PDF Version | Microsoft Word Format

Mail or E-mail completed Business of the Year form:
Clive Chamber of Commerce, 1900 NW 114th Street, Clive, IA  50325 ▪ [email protected]

CHAMBER CHAMPION OF THE YEAR AWARD

This award is given to recognize one member of the Clive Chamber of Commerce who exhibits outstanding stewardship, active engagement and is a champion of the Clive business community.

Requirements:
Nominee must be an active member of one of the following Chamber Committees:

Nominee cannot be an active member of the Clive Chamber Board of Directors

The deadline for submitting nominations is 5 p.m. on Friday, January 22, 2021.

The winning chamber volunteer will be recognized during the Clive Chamber Annual Celebration in February.

Nomination form for the Chamber Champion of the Year: PDF Version | Microsoft Word Format

Mail or E-mail completed Business of the Year form:
Clive Chamber of Commerce, 1900 NW 114th Street, Clive, IA  50325 ▪ [email protected]