Pictured: 2019 Scholarship Winners: Jessica Regan and Ryan Crockett

The Manteno Chamber of Commerce takes pride in awarding two $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors, one male and one female. These scholarships are awarded to any high school senior that resides in Manteno. The scholarship criteria are based on the applicant's scholastic achievement, interest in continuing education and career goals, participation and leadership in school and community activities, and reputation for good citizenship and moral character.


All applications must be submitted by April 22, 2020 to your school guidance office or by mail to: Manteno Chamber of Commerce, Attn: Scholarship Committee, 98 E. Third St, Manteno, IL 60950.

For more information, please contact the Manteno Chamber of Commerce at 815-468-6226 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



The Manteno Chamber of Commerce offers a third scholarship to Kankakee Community College.  The 2020-2021 Kankakee Community College (KCC) Foundation Scholarship application is open until March 1, 2020.  Students who plan on attending KCC during the 2020-2021 academic year are encouraged to complete an online application. By completing one online application, the applicant will be considered for all awards.  Award recipients will be notified in May 2020.

 KCC APPLICATION  KCC Scholarship Winner: Alexandria Hanshew