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Tourism Grant Program


The purpose of the grant program is to assist Grant County based organizations in promoting a positive image to potential visitors, generate overnight visits, extend visitor stays and create a desire to return. A total of $10,000 will be available in two categories. This is a competitive application.

Category One: Events/Projects - Consideration shall be given to new and expanding projects, festivals, sports tournaments, conventions, cultural arts and special events benefiting Grant County and the region. The size of the grant award is capped at $1,000.00 per application.

Category Two: Social Media This category has been modified for 2021 to assist Grant County businesses/events recovering from pandemic related losses. Chambers and other organizations having the capacity to work with multiple local businesses are encouraged to apply. This category offers matching dollars to support marketing using social media. Awards are capped at $750.00 with the expectation that funds awarded will be used to match social media expenditures made by multiple businesses/events. To be eligible, the benefitting businesses/events shall have participated in social media training sponsored by the applicant and delivered by UW-Extension/Grant County.

The grants are reviewed by the Agriculture & Extension Education Committee/Fair Board at the direction of the Grant County Board of Supervisors.

Nonprofit business or volunteer managed organizations interested in receiving a grant may apply for funding. Applications must be received IN THE OFFICE before 4:00 pm ON TUESDAY, MARCH 2, 2021, to be considered.

Documents are available in Word and PDF files. If you have difficulty obtaining the forms or have any questions, please contact the Grant County Extension office at 608-723-2125 or email

Please submit all completed applications to

The Grant

Grant Application Guidelines

Grant Application Word Form

Grant Application PDF






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