Community Tourism Matching Grant

Grants to Wilsonville, Oregon Nonprofits
to Promote Tourism in the Local Area

GrantWatch ID#: 176880
Agency Type:


City of Wilsonville

02/03/17 Receipt

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Grants to Wilsonville, Oregon nonprofit organizations for activities that promote economic activity and draw tourism to the local area. Examples of eligible funding requests include special events, festivals, marketing, and public relations projects, and attraction development.

Types of Projects to be Considered:

1) A project, event or annual festival that would further tourism in the City of Wilsonville, directly benefiting the economy, culture and image of Wilsonville.

2) The production of a new product or event to attract tourism and/or convention business to Wilsonville.

3) A one‐time festival or event attracting community participation and visitors to Wilsonville.

4) An annual Wilsonville event with the introduction of new or expanded attractions.

5) Media advertising, public relations or marketing projects which are directed towards the consumer or travel trade and promote specific event(s) or site(s) for the purpose of destination tourism to Wilsonville.

6) Development of Wilsonville destination attractions to tourists and visitors.


Projects receiving grant funds must be completed by December 31, 2017.

Applicant must be a qualified tax exempt or nonprofit organization.

The 2017 deadline for grant submissions is Friday, February 3, 2017.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend the meeting of the City’s Tourism Promotion Committee to make a brief presentation. The presentation will be limited to a maximum of three minutes. The best use of this time is to emphasize the importance or impact of your project, service or program; not to recap or review your written material, which must be complete and clear to the reviewers.

The project must provide evidence of equal matching resources other than the grant. Matched resources may be in the form of in‐kind donations, as well as cash. Matching funds must be documented and must be committed prior to the distribution of grant funds.

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Brian Stevenson, Recreation Coordinator

Return applications to:

Wilsonville Parks and Rec Admin Building
29600 SW Park Place
Wilsonville, OR 97070

Nonprofits in the City of Wilsonville may apply.

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