Each year the Marinette Menominee Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation awards academic and trade scholarships. Academic Scholarships of $1,000 each to two graduating students, one in Menominee County and one in Marinette County are available. Six Trade Scholarships of $500 each for students going into one of the following trades; welding, maintenance, electrician/electro mechanical or machinist, are also available. Students from any high school in the two counties are eligible to apply.
The scholarships, awarded at the students school’s awards ceremony, are given to students who show initiative and community involvement during their high school years. We ask that the students fill out an application form and submit essays that require them to think about the future of our area and the role they might play in that future.
The applications and essay must be completed and returned to the Marinette Menominee Area Chamber of Commerce office located at 601 Marinette Ave., Marinette, WI 54143 by 4 p.m. on Monday, April 2nd,
For questions call (715) 735-6681.