COUNTY TOURISM GRANT – FEBRUARY 2021
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.
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.
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.
grants are reviewed by the Agriculture & Extension Education Committee/Fair
Board at the direction of the Grant County Board of Supervisors.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
submit all completed applications to email@example.com.
Application Word Form