Fayette County Travel & Tourism Bureau established the Tourism Assistance Grant (TAG) program in 1998 to enhance and strengthen the positive economic impact of the tourism industry in our community. Funds are available to nonprofit and local community organizations to benefit Fayette County recreational and tourism activities.

To be eligible for consideration, the applicant requesting funding must have a project that has the probability of increasing tourism and/or recreational activity in Fayette County. The project must demonstrate stability and generate public awareness. The applicant for grant assistance must also be working to raise other funds. The maximum grant amount available annually, per project, is $5,000.

2020 Tourism Assistance Grant

Fayette County Travel & Tourism Bureau is now accepting applications for the 2020 Tourism Assistance Grant (TAG) Program.

2020 TAG Application
Grant Criteria for Approval

The deadline for submission of applications is Monday, September 16, 2019 at 4 p.m. Grant applications will be reviewed by the Fayette County Travel & Tourism Board and result letters will be mailed to all applicants by October 31, 2019. The funds awarded will be available January 1st, 2020.

Questions regarding the grant program should be directed to Stephanie Dunham, Executive Director at stephanie@fayettecountyohio.com or (740) 335.8008.