Ambassador Scholarship Application Now Available!

Applications are now being accepted for The Chamber of Manitowoc County’s Ambassador Scholarship.

To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be a high school senior graduating in 2015.  Applicants must demonstrate a capacity for leadership; show an interest in the community and school activities; and be employed by, or have a parent or guardian that is employed by, a company, business, or organization that is a Chamber member.

The Chamber of Manitowoc County’s Ambassador Scholarship Committee, sponsor of this scholarship, believes that leadership, community service, and the pursuit of higher education should be appropriately recognized and rewarded. $1,000 scholarships are available for students pursuing a 4-year degree and $500 scholarships are available for students pursuing a 2-year degree. To date, The Chamber has awarded over $41,000 to students pursuing higher education.

Click Here for the Scholarship application and Click Here for more information.

Scholarship applications must be submitted no later than Monday, April 4, 2016.  For more information, contact The Chamber of Manitowoc County, (920) 684-5575 or

99th Annual Dinner & Meeting

2016 is a special year for The Chamber of Manitowoc County, as we celebrate our organization’s 100th Anniversary – proudly representing the business community of Manitowoc County.  We will be kicking off our year-long celebration at the 99th Annual Dinner in February 2016, and we hope you’ll be a part of this special event. Sponsorship Opportunities are available.

2015 Future 15 Award Winners!

Drum roll please….Congratulations to this year’s Future 15 Award Winners:

Sarah Arenz, Manitowoc Public School District
Ashley Armstrong, Lakeshore Technical College
Tracy Bauer, School District of Mishicot
Stephanie Carpenter, Hamilton Wood Type Museum
Shawn Driscoll, School District of Mishicot
Justin Gerlach, School District of Mishicot
Dan Hartwig, Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Department
Micah Hoffman, Manitowoc Public School District
Mike Johnson, Wisconsin Maritime Museum
Adam Kolb, Country Visions Cooperative
Steve Proszenyak, UnitedOne Credit Union
Dean Sleger, Manitowoc Public School District
Erika Soukup, Thrivent Financial
Brooke Sprang, Investors Community Bank
Greg Vadney, Rahr-West Art Museum
Jen Wachowski, School District of Mishicot
Becky Wilhelm, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Manitowoc County

The Future 15 are young professionals, ages 21-40, who have set themselves apart from other individuals both in their professional and personal lives here in Manitowoc County.  Sail will be honoring these young professionals at the Sail Annual Banquet on Thursday, November 12, at Knox’s Silver Valley Bar & Banquet Hall. Cost is $30! Be sure to mark your calendars!


Stronger Together Manitowoc County “Join the Movement, Be the Spirit”

Stronger Together Manitowoc County is working to inspire and encourage everyone to “Be the Spirit” and “Join the Movement”!

To join us at the next meeting contact us at The Chamber!