Many states offer a variety of grants to help local organizations develop tourism within the state. Most common among these are the tourism matching funds grants. Nationwide, these grants account for tens of millions of marketing dollars that are available to organizations willing to put in the time, preparation and follow up necessary to complete the application process, manage the grant requirements and administer the grant funded activities.
It may sound daunting at first, but there are some big rewards.
Here are six things you should know that can help you land some grants.