City of Astoria
02/28/19 5:00 PM PST - Receipt
Grants to Astoria, Oregon nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, business leagues or social clubs for arts and cultural programs to support local tourism. Funding is intended to support a wide variety of programs or events including drama; music; dance; painting; photography; creative writing and poetry; architecture and landscape design; sculpture; graphics; craft and folk art; film video; historical, heritage, and educational festivals and events or projects.
Funding must be used for promotion or production of an art or cultural event or project.
Applicant must demonstrate how this event will benefit the residents of Astoria and fulfill the purpose of tourism promotion. Oregon Revised Statute 320.300 describes (in part) acceptable uses of the Promote Astoria Fund as follows:
“Tourism promotion” means any of the following activities:
- Advertising, publicizing or distributing information for the purpose of attracting and welcoming tourists;
- Conducting strategic planning and research necessary to stimulate future tourism development;
- Operating tourism promotion agencies; and
- Marketing special events and festivals designed to attract tourists.
Priority will be given to events and projects that have the greatest impact within the city limits of Astoria and the immediate surrounding areas.
Consideration will be given for new or expanded projects or events.
Funds must be used for the purpose specified in the application and tied to promotion of specific and identifiable events.
Honorarium payments are limited to transportation costs and meals.
GrantWatch ID#: 143491
Event or Project expenses must occur between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020. Funding is granted for no more than a one year period of time, per application.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Required information may be dropped off at City Hall, mailed to 1095 Duane St, Astoria, Oregon 97103 or sent in PDF format to email@example.com.
Please contact Susan Brooks at (503) 298-2433 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you require additional information.
USA: Oregon: City of Astoria