Preparing leaders for tomorrow is a Foundation priority. The Foundation administers a variety of scholarships for leading development that helps prepare emerging leaders for the future advancement of the business community and society.

Bob Blazier Scholarship for Leadership

Created in May of 2013 and named in recognition of Bob Blazier who has been a leader for the Crystal Lake Chamber and in the community since the early 1960’s.

The Bob Blazier Scholarship for Leadership recipient is awarded $500 to help provide financial support to applicants pursuing a major in education.

 Blazier Scholarship-Application-2017

Leaders in Action Scholarship

Celebrating 42 years of leadership and professional development through the Leaders in Action Series brought to you by the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce!  This is an interactive speaker series that will introduce participants to stretch their skills and challenge them to think beyond their comfort zones.  Experience sessions of engaging, professional development starting Thursday, August 31, 2017 visit for more details.

The Foundation has awarded forty five scholarships for the Leaders in Action Series since 2010 and is proud to offer seven more this year.  Click on the link for the application.  Mark Elmore Scholarship Application-2017