The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau and the York County Commissioners have established a matching grant program aimed at boosting tourism (visitation from beyond a 50-mile radius) in York County. The program, which is funded through a room tax enacted by the York County Commissioners, will provide financial support to initiatives deemed capable of generating broad and substantial benefit to York County tourism. The York County Tourism Grant Committee will be accepting proposals for projects aimed at expanding and/or improving tourism promotion and development in York County.
2018 ROUND ONE TIMELINE:
Round One opens on December 20, 2018.
Grant applications for 2018 Round One are due February 14, 2018 at 5 p.m.
Recipients of 2018 Round One will be announced on June 6, 2018.
Post grant reports are due 90 days after completion of program.
PLEASE READ OUR GENERAL INFORMATION & GUIDELINES:
Please submit your application through the online grant portal below. Upon entering the portal new users will need to Create A New Account to complete the registration process and your login credentials.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR WORKING WITH PDF FILES
1. Open the file and download it to your computer.
2. Save the file to your computer.
3. Enter your information and save periodically.
4. When you have your document completed and saved you can attach the file.
Download the required budget form for a "NEW" project or event.
Download the required project budget form for an "Existing" event.
For questions about the grant program please contact our Grant Administrator, Denise Restuccia.
Eric Menzer, Chair of the York County Tourism Grant Committee, appeared on Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the grant program:
How to create an account for a grant: