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 2020 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 on Tuesday, February 25, 2020.

Deadline for application is January 15, 2020 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 24, 2020.

The winning business will be recognized during the Clive Chamber Annual Celebration on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at NCMIC, 14001 University Avenue in Clive.

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 24, 2020.

The winning chamber volunteer will be recognized during the Clive Chamber Annual Celebration on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at NCMIC, 14001 University Avenue in Clive.

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]