For Our Students

Canton Chamber Scholarships

The Outreach Committee advertises for and receives applications from Canton High School seniors who are pursuing a college degree in the business field or entrepreneurship. The subcommittee is comprised of  Outreach Committee members who review, discuss and vote on deserving awardees. Since its inception in 2006 we have awarded one or two scholarships per year.

Various fundraising events and donations benefit the scholarship fund.

You can help!

To donate to the scholarship fund, please contact the Chamber office at (860) 693-0405 to make a credit card donation or mail a check to Canton Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 704, Canton, CT 06019-0704. Email to The Canton Chamber of Commerce is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization. Your donation may qualify as a business deduction.

BizLink Internships

BIZLINKfnlBizLink is a work internship program connecting Canton Senior High students with participating Canton Chamber business members. BizLink, in conjunction with the Canton High School Capstone Program, will provide students an opportunity to develop and explore their business interests while enabling students to learn outside the classroom. Working with Canton’s Chamber members, BizLink interns will gain real-world experience, enabling students to test their interests prior to college. Please participate by offering related learning opportunities to the students anywhere from a week of shadowing to a semester of interning in your business or organization.

To participate please contact the Chamber office at (860) 693-0405 or email to

Stuff A Bus

CCOC_Bus2A new initiative between ShopRite, HOBY International & Gifts for Canton in August to stuff a school bus with school supplies for the Canton school system for the upcoming year. Volunteers are needed to help promote this activity and collect supplies and pack backpacks for social service clients. This year’s event will be August 11th.

Download and Print the Stuff a Bus Flyer

To participate please contact Claire Cote, Canton Social Services, at