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.
Coast Centurion Association
Coast Centurion Association is dedicated to the retention of the Coast’s military installations and presence.
To become a member of Coast Centurion Association, CLICK HERE.
Leadership Gulf Coast
Leadership Gulf Coast (LGC) is a program geared to teach our present and emerging leaders to understand real problems and opportunities in our community. This is a 9-month program where a variety of topics will be discussed.
Applications for LGC are generally accepted in May of each year. Deadline for the 2018-2019 class application was May 25, 2018.
One Coast Award Applications
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 for Nominations have closed.
The 2018 One Coast Awards will be held on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
Member Spotlight Application
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. sends out a weekly newsletter at the beginning of each week filled with new members, upcoming events, and more. In each newsletter, there is a section titled "Member Spotlight", where we highlight one member.
If you are a member of the Chamber and would like to have your business featured in our newsletter, CLICK HERE to apply now. Please send completed form and a logo/photo to Membership Coordinator, Mei-Li Hernandez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants
Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants
Gulfport Chamber of Commerce presents grants to small businesses to give them the opportunity to invest funds in an area that might otherwise not be a possibility for them.
Deadline to submit application was May 23, 2018.
Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants
Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants are being accepted at this time. Deadline for applications is August 31, 2018 at noon. CLICK HERE to apply now.
Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants
Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce Small Business Grants are not available at this time. Applications for 2018 were due to the Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce on May 4, 2018.
Women Entrepreneurs Small Business Grant
With over 90% of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. membership being comprised of small businesses, WE - Women, Educating, Enriching & Engaging is designed this program to assist small businesses, owned primarily by women, to expand and develop their businesses.
Applications for the 2018 WE - Women Educating, Enriching & Engaging Grant applications are now available. Applications are due on July 10, 2018 at 5 p.m. CLICK HERE for application.
Coast Young Professionals Young Entrepreneur Grant
Coast Young Professionals instituted this program to assist young entrepreneurs with development and expansion of their business by providing grants.
Applications are no longer available. Application deadline was October 31, 2017.
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.
Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Teacher Grants
This program helps provides teachers with extra funds for their classrooms. This grant is not available at this time.
Deadline to apply for a Gulfport Teacher Grant was September 14, 2017.
Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Scholarships
Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Scholarships are not available at this time.
Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Scholarships
Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Scholarships are not available at this time.
Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Scholarships
Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Scholarships are not available at this time.
Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce Scholarships
Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce Scholarships are not available at this time.
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.
Applications are no longer available. Deadline was April 30, 2018.
Aline Doherty Citizen of the Year Award
This award is presented annually to a resident or business owner of Long Beach, who through the commitment to the community and through the spirit of volunteerism, has improved the quality of life in Long Beach and the Gulf Coast. It is presented at Breakfast with the Mayor that is held in November. Nominations for this award are not being accepted at this time.
Gulfport and Biloxi Chambers of Commerce Educator of the Year
Biloxi and Gulfport Chambers of Commerce honor individuals who have made an impact in the school year. Biloxi and Gulfport Chambers of Commerce each award an Educator of the Year Award at the Excellence in Education Ceremony.
Nominations are no longer available at this time.
Pass Christian Chamber Christmas in the Pass Art Contest Deadline
The Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce is no longer accepting submissions for the 2017 Christmas in the Pass.
Deadline for submissions was September 13, 2017 at 5:00 PM.
Pass Christian Chamber Christmas in the Pass Vendor Application
Christmas in the Pass was held on December 1-2, 2017. Applications are no longer available.
Taste of Long Beach Vendor Application
Taste of Long Beach will be held on November 2nd at the Harper McCaughan Town Green. Local food and beverage vendors will be set up throughout the event for attendees to sample and enjoy.
Applications are no longer available. Application deadline was October 13, 2017.
Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Junior Leadership
Junior Leadership Biloxi is a program designed to produce students of outstanding character that are more sensitive to the needs of the community and are better able to contribute to society.
Applications are not available at this time.
Biloxi Seafood Festival Poster Contest
Biloxi Seafood Festival Arts Contest Entries are not being accepted at this time. Posters were due May 16, 2018 by 4:00 P.M.
Biloxi Seafood Festival Vendor Applications
Applications for the Biloxi Seafood Festival are being accepted.
You’ve been invited to apply for the 37th Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival, September 8 & 9, 2018, at the Biloxi Town Green. Please read and fill out the attached application in its entirety. After reading the application, should you have any questions, please email them to Rachael@mscoastchamber.com. Should you call, you will be direct to email me with your questions or concerns. We look forward to receiving your application for the Best Festival on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Board of Director Nominations
Divisions within the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. are no longer accepting nominations for Board of Director positions.
Deadline to apply was Monday, October 9, 2017 at 4:00 PM.