NOTE: The application period for FY2018 1st Cycle Marketing Grants will open on February 6, 2017 with an April 21, 2017 deadline

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GRANT PROGRAMS

The Nevada Division of Tourism manages two Grant Programs offering key opportunities for partners around the state:

Rural Marketing Grants

Rural Marketing Grants help the communities of Nevada market their destination to potential visitors around the world in an effort to generate overnight stays. TravelNevada awards $1.65 million per year to rural partners for a variety of marketing projects which include video production; online, radio, television and print advertising; brochures; tourism community assessments; attending travel/trade shows and more. Non-profits and local tourism entities are eligible to apply for funding in this program.

Rural Marketing Grant Guidelines

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Projects Relating to Tourism Grants

Projects Relating to Tourism Grants assist communities in making infrastructure improvements in an effort to improve the visitor experience. TravelNevada awards $200 thousand every other year to rural partners for projects to preserve, improve and create new infrastructure such as way-finding and interpretive signage; building improvements; visitor kiosks, and more. Non-profits and local tourism entities are eligible to apply for funding in this program.

Projects Related to Tourism Grant Guidelines

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Fiscal Year 2016 by the Numbers…

241Number of Marketing Grants TravelNevada awarded to partners around Nevada

74Number of organizations awarded at least one grant

$1,650,000Amount of grant money awarded

$6,157,040Actual amount spent on grant projects

$138,492,795Estimated financial impact on local economies

3,469,886Number of visitors who traveled 100+ miles resulting from grant projects

1,163,805Amount of overnight stays resulting from grant projects

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