2016 Tourism Enhancement Grant

Tourism is one of the largest industries and most important economic drivers in Tennessee. This grant was developed to provide local tourism asset infrastructure resources with the goal of enhancing and improving the tourism economic impact in Tennessee counties.

Tourism Grant Application

Grant at a glance:

  • Up to $50,000 grant, with a match requirement
  • Project must be completed on city or county owned property
  • Grantee must be city or county government
  • One submission accepted per county

(subject to change)

March 7, 2016: Application Available at TN.gov/TourismGrant
(Applicants must attend one webinar)
March 11, 2016: Informational Webinar
March 21, 2016: Informational Webinar
April 11, 2016: Application questions due to ECD.TourismGrant@tn.gov April 18, 2016: Applications Due
April 19-May 20, 2016: Application Review Period
June 1, 2016: Announcements
July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017: Contract period. All work must be conducted within contract period.

Grantees must participate in a summit to be held fall 2016 (to be scheduled).

Projects must be completed within the contract period. Please verify eligibility of proposed project prior to submission.


Comments are closed.