N.D. (Emily Bivens) –- Jamestown Tourism is offering grants to nonprofit agencies
in Stutsman County for projects that will grow or enhance visitor
experiences and increase the impact of tourism in the local economy.
2018 Visitor’s Promotion Capital Construction Fund purpose is to
create economic benefits including overnight stays, create facilities
that do not exist in the area, and/or create experiences that enhance
the time visitors spend in Jamestown. Funds can be used for building
new visitor attractions, expansions, creating new experience or
supporting services for visitors. Funds cannot be used for marketing
or ongoing operating expenses.
to apply for these funds will be awarded twice per year. Applications
for the spring process are due March 1, 2018, and agencies awarded
funding will have one year after the announcement to use these funds.
Applications for the fall process will be due October 1, 2018.
details about the grant program and applications can be requested by
Applications must be received at Jamestown Tourism, 404 Louis
L’Amour Ln, Jamestown, ND no later than 5 p.m. March 1, 2018. For
more information, contact Searle Swedlund at 701-251-9145.