Chamber Choice Awards

Chamber Choice Awards

2024 Application Deadline: March 1st at 5 pm

Applications may be mailed to PO Box 1143, Bowman, ND 58623, emailed to, or dropped off at the Chamber office at 13 E Divide


Business of the Year

A current chamber business that shows strong leadership in our community and provides a shining example for other community businesses.


Criteria for Business of the Year Award:

  1. Be in business a minimum of three years
  2. Exhibits customer service that goes beyond “business as usual”
  3. Significant involvement or contribution towards the betterment of the Bowman area


Volunteer of the Year

Person who leads the way, serving their community by volunteering their time and talents to make Chamber sponsored events possible, as well as giving to other organizations and causes.


Criteria for Volunteer of the Year Award:

  1. The nominee must own or work for a Chamber member for 1 year or more
  2. The nominee should contribute to the betterment of our community
  3. The nominee should exhibit a solid working relationship with peers and fellow volunteers
  4. Nominees cannot be paid or compensated for their roles as a volunteer


Prize Package

Winners will receive prizes valued up to $250 plus a commemorative award!

Awards are tailored to the specific organization and/or person who wins.


Previous Years Winners

2024 Business of the Year: Frontier Travel Center
2024 Volunteer of the Year:
Shonda Schwartz


2023 Business of the Year: Bowman Chiropractic
2023 Volunteer of the Year:
James Ensign


2022 Business of the Year: Urban Obsession
2022 Volunteer of the Year:
Edna Paulson


2021 Business of the Year: Bowman Regional Public Library
2021 Volunteer of the Year:
 Josh Buchmann

2020 Business of the Year:
 Bronson’s Marketplace and Liquor
2020 Volunteer of the Year: Chris Peterson




13 E Divide
PO Box 1143
Bowman, ND 58623


Monday – Friday

8 am – 5 pm MT