03/30/18 12:00 PM
Grants starting at $10,000 to Summit County, Utah nonprofit organizations and government agencies to increase tourism in the local area. Funding may be used for tourism promotion activities as well as the operation, development, and maintenance of tourism-supporting facilities.
If funding proposed for an event, the event is strongly encouraged to take place within Summit County. In some cases, events and promotions outside of the County that are promoting tourism within Summit County will be considered.
Revenue from the imposition of the taxes may be used for: financing tourism promotion; and the development, operation, and maintenance of: (A) an airport facility, (B) a convention facility, (C) a cultural facility, (D) a recreation facility, or (E) a tourist facility.
Revenue from the tax used for facilities/physical assets shall only be provided to government-owned or operated entities and show proof of the ownership/operation in a legal contract as part of the grant request.
GrantWatch ID#: 180461
A suggested minimum grant request is $10,000.
The entity applying and receiving the award must be a not-for-profit, government entity, or government subdivision.
All applications are due on or before 12:00 PM Friday, March 30, 2018. Applications along with attachments shall be submitted electronically through Summit County website portal.
Applicants may be contacted by a Committee Member(s) for additional clarifying information including financial documentation for the project or organization - such as balance sheets, profit and loss, income statements, and/or available audited financial statements.
All qualifying applicants who meet the established requirements will be asked to make a 10-minute presentation with 5-minute question and answer session post-presentation. The interviews with the Committee will be held April 30 and May 1, 2018 and are scheduled by Anita Lewis, County Manager’s Office.
Tentative 2018 Timeline:
-Application Due: 12:00 PM, Friday, March 30, 2018
-Committee Review: April, 2018
-Interviews of Applicants: May, 2018
-Committee’s recommendations to County Council: May, 2018
-Council Approves: June, 2018
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Ed Woolstenhulme, Web Administrator
Ph: 435-336-3154 / 435-615-3154 / 435-783-4351, ext. 3154
60 N. Main
P.O. Box 128
Coalville, UT 84017
Other concerns or questions may be directed to:
Ph: 435-336-3220 / 435-615-3220 / 435-783-4351, ext. 3220
USA: Utah: Summit County