• Division/Program Applications

  • Coast Young Professionals Coast Young Professionals

    Coast Young Professionals is designed to develop leaders along the Mississippi Gulf Coast by connecting its network of over 250 diverse and dynamic young professionals throughout the region. 

    To become a member of Coast Young Professionals, Click Here.  Questions, contact  kelly@mscoastchamber.com.

    Click Here to learn more about CYP's Program of Work and benefits of being involved.

    Military One Coast Military One Coast

    Military One Coast (formerly known as Coast Centurions) is dedicated to the retention of the Coast’s military installations and presence. For more information call 228-604-0014 or email rachel@mscoastchamber.com

    To become a member of Military One Coast, CLICK HERE.

    2022 All Divisions Board of Directors Application Form 2022 All Divisions Board of Directors Application Form

    Board Applications are now closed.

    Thank you for your interest in serving as a member of the one of the Board of Directors of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce. Serving on the board is a rewarding experience and an opportunity for professional growth. Completing this form will help you understand the skills and time/resource commitments of this leadership position. All applicants must be a member in good standing with the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce in order to be considered to serve on any of the Boards of Directors.

    Biloxi Seafood Festival Vendor Applications Biloxi Seafood Festival Vendor Applications

    • Biloxi Seafood Festival Vendor Applications
      • Applications are open June-August of each year, as space is available.

    2022 Biloxi Junior Leadership Application 2022 Biloxi Junior Leadership Application

    Biloxi Junior Leadership applications are now closed. The purpose of the Junior Leadership Biloxi program is to produce students of outstanding character who are more sensitive to the needs of the community and are better able to contribute to society.

     

     

    2022 Pass Christian Putting in the Pass Golf Tournament 2022 Pass Christian Putting in the Pass Golf Tournament

    Register your team today for our second annual Golf Tournament, Putting in the Pass, to be held on Monday, June 6, 2022, at The Oaks Golf Club in Pass Christian. We invite you to participate in this event and hope you will consider sponsoring this program. 

    Click Here to fill out a registration form. Please return completed forms to lawanda@mscoastchamber.com or to the Pass Christian Chamber at 11975 Seaway Road, Suite B120, Gulfport, MS 39503. Checks may be made payable to the Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce. Call 228-604-0014 if you would like to pay with a credit card. Thank you for your support!

    41st Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival Art Contest 41st Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival Art Contest

    Submit an entry for the 41st Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival Poster/T-Shirt Design Contest. The 41st Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival will be held in September, at Biloxi Town Green, Biloxi. The theme of the Biloxi Seafood Festival is a celebration of the history and heritage of the seafood and maritime industry. Organizers of the event include the Biloxi Chamber of Commerce and the City of Biloxi.

    Click Here for all rules and requirements.

    Art may be submitted digitally to Rachael@mscoastchamber.com. With the subject line: BILOXI SEAFOOD FESTIVAL ART CONTEST Art may also be submitted to our office at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, 11975 Seaway Road, B120, Gulfport, MS 39503

     

  • Grant/Scholarship Applications

  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants

    Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce and its divisions – Biloxi, Gulfport, Long Beach and Pass Christian Chambers of Commerce – are taking applications for their respective small business development grant programs. Grants ranging from $250 up to $1,000 will be awarded to selected Chamber members who meet the specified criteria and provide adequate documentation supporting their grant request. The deadline to apply for these grants is by 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2022.

    Grants Available:

    • Biloxi, Gulfport, Long Beach and Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants
    • Military One Coast Small Business Grant
    • WE: Women Enriching, Engaging and Education Small Business Grant
    • Mississippi Power's Shine a Light Minority Small Business Grant

    Members may only apply for one city division small business grant but can apply for any or all of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber grants that apply to them. Example: A Gulfport business member, who also is a female-owner, minority and veteran, could apply for the Gulfport Chamber of Commerce grant, the WE grant, the Military One Coast and the Shine a Light Minority Small Business Grant.

    Click Here to apply.

    Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Re-Occupancy Grants Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Re-Occupancy Grants

    Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Re-Occupancy Grants are available January-December, as funds are available.

    Click Here to apply today.

    Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit Grant Program Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit Grant Program

    The grant application process is now open. Businesses applying must be a member in good standing of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce. Completed applications may be dropped off in person or mailed to: Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Grant, 11975 Seaway Road, B120, Gulfport, MS 39503.

    Click Here to apply.

     

    Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Scholarships Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Scholarships

    Biloxi Chamber of Commerce scholarships are now closed.

    Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Teacher Grants Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Teacher Grants

    Teacher Grant applications are now closed. Teacher Grants are awarded to educators with innovative or imaginative programs that directly benefit students, as well as foster cooperation between the community and school district.

    Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Scholarships Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Scholarships

    Gulfport Chamber of Commerce scholarships are now closed.

    Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Teacher Grants Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Teacher Grants

    Teacher Grant applications are now closed. Teacher Grants are awarded to educators with innovative or imaginative programs that directly benefit students, as well as foster cooperation between the community and school district.

    Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Scholarships Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Scholarships

    Long Beach Chamber of Commerce scholarships are now closed.

    Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce Scholarships Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce Scholarships

    Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce scholarships are now closed.

  • Award Applications

  • One Coast Awards Nomination Application One Coast Awards Nomination Application

    The Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. in conjunction with the Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, and Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce hold the One Coast Awards each year. These awards, formally the Roland Weeks Hall of Fame, are The Sun Herald Top 10 Under 40 and Community Leader Awards.

    Applications are now closed until next year.

    CYP Black Tie & Blue Jeans Forever Young Award Nominations CYP Black Tie & Blue Jeans Forever Young Award Nominations

    Forever Young Awards are presented to 10 influential mentors each year at Coast Young Professionals Annual Black Tie and Blue Jeans Gala. This year's gala will be held on July 21, 2022 at the IP Casino and Resort, 6:30 p.m.

    Click here to nominate your mentor!  Applications are due no later than noon on June 3, 2022.  If you have any questions, please call Kelly at 228-604-0014 or email Kelly@mscoastchamber.com.

    To view a listing of Past BTBJ Forever Young Award Recipients, click here.

    CYP MVP/Hall of Fame Awards CYP MVP/Hall of Fame Awards

    Nominations are now closed for the CYP MVP/Hall of Fame Awards.