Foundation / Corporation
Boone County Convention and Visitors Bureau (BooneCVB)
02/28/18 4:00 PM Receipt
Grants to Boone County, Indiana nonprofit organizations for developing or improving local tourist attractions and events. The funding source will show priority to organizations that hold events that attract out-of-town visitors for overnight stays in Boone County's lodging facilities.
Grants may be used to cover advertising costs for projects or events such as sporting events, conferences, conventions, festivals, and nonprofit attractions. Types of funded advertising include radio, television, billboards, website advertising, direct mail and brochure development, all designed to increase attendance at an event or attraction.
Boone County businesses should be used for any work or services unless that particular service is not available or reasonably competitive within Boone County.
GrantWatch ID#: 177401
The grant program is open to nonprofit organizations holding events in Boone County that have a positive impact on Boone County lodging facilities,or to Boone County museums or attractions. Grants must be used in conjunction with local events designed to attract out-of-county visitors to Boone County.
Items that will not be considered for funding are costs related to but not limited to:
- Postage or mailing expenses
- Entertainment such as fireworks, etc.
- Production of printed materials, radio, television, billboards, etc.
- Rental of Equipment such as portalets, staging, lighting, etc.
- Scholarships or awards
-Development of program books and information to be distributed during events
Applications must be received by the Boone CVB on or before 4:00 p.m. on the February 28, 2018 deadline date.
Grant monies will be dispersed in April, 2018.
An organization may submit one grant request per event during a calendar year.
Organizations sponsoring two or more events during a calendar year must submit individual applications for each event.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Send application copies to:
Boone County Convention & Visitors Bureau
PO Box 644
Lebanon, IN 46052
Jeri Day, Executive Director,
Phone: (765) 484-8572
USA: Indiana: Boone County