Mission: The Tourism Grant program awards funds to projects that strengthen Montana’s economy through the development and enhancement of the state’s tourism and recreation industry.
Intent: The Tourism Grant program will fund projects that develop and enhance tourism and recreation products that are of interest to nonresident visitor profiles as outlined in “Montana Destination Brand Research.”
Strategy: Funds will be awarded to tourism and recreation projects that fall within the following general categories:
- Arts / Culture / Heritage preservation
- Visitor facility upgrades / construction
- Niche product development
Applications are accepted online beginning July 1st of each fiscal year. The State’s fiscal year runs July 1 through June 30. The application cycle will close at 5:00 pm MST, September 30th.
Application cycle will open July 1, 2018.