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Grant & Board Information

Grant Information

Get $$$ for your event or convention

Grants are available for events, celebrations, conventions and conferences that meet the following mission: Grant Mission: To enhance the economy of Sweetwater County and its municipalities by encouraging the promotion of activities and other recreational opportunities which will attract and retain visitors to Sweetwater County and its municipalities.


Questions? Call (307) 382-2538.

Step #1: Read Grant Guidelines - Updated August 2016

Bids are only required for printing fees and/or production costs under the Advertising and Marketing Grant. Bids are NOT required for Sponsorship Grants.

Step #2: Complete Application (Each event may qualify for one type of funding)

Advertising & Marketing Grant Application - Effective April 4, 2016
Sponsorship Application - Effective April 4, 2016

Sample Applications:
Advertising & Marketing
Sponsorship 

Application for Recognition of Exemption

**Grant Applications are due on the dates listed below ** Late applications will not be accepted.  

2018 Grant Hearings



March 14th, 2018
Western Wyoming Community College, Room 205, Green River @ 5:30 pm
Application Deadline: February 15th, 2018

June 13th, 2018
Western Wyoming Community College, Room 1006, Rock Springs @ 5:30 pm
Application Deadline: May 17th, 2018

September 12th, 2018
Western Wyoming Community College, Room 205, Green River @ 5:30 pm 
Application Deadline: August 16th, 2018

December 12th, 2018
Travel and Tourism Office, Rock Springs @ 5:30 pm 
Application Deadline: November 15th, 2018

Our Mission

To enhance the economy of Sweetwater County by attracting and retaining visitors.

Board of Directors

The Sweetwater County Joint Travel and Tourism Board is comprised of 11 volunteer board members; six members are appointed by the City of Rock Springs, two by the City of Green River, one by Superior, one by Wamsutter and one by the Sweetwater County Commissioners.

 

  • Allan Wilson, Board Chair
    Green River Appointment
    Expires December 2019 (3rd term)

    Email: awilson62@hotmail.com

  • Mark Lyon, Board Member
    Rock Springs Appointment
    Expires November 2020 (1st term)


    Email: Lyon_Mark@rswy.net

  • Bridget Renteria, Vice-Chair
    Rock Springs Appointment
    Expires November 2017 (1st term)
    Email: bridget.renteria@hilton.com 

  • Stacy Colvin, Board Member
    Rock Springs Appointment
    Expires November 2019 (1st term)
    Email: scolvin1986@gmail.com

  • Linda McGovern, Board Member
    County Appointment  1st Term                             
    Expires November 2020 
    Email: linda.mcgovern@rsnb.com

  • Devon Brubaker, Board Member
    Rock Springs Appointment
    Expires November 2018                                         (Filling Liisa Anselmi-Dalton's Unexpired Term) Email: dbrubaker@rockspringsairport.com

  • Janet Hartford, Treasurer
    Green River Appointment
    Expires January 2019 (2nd term)
    Email: Janet.L.Hartford@tsocorp.com

  • Erika Lee Koshar, Board Member
    Rock Springs Appointment
    Expires June 2019 (2nd term)
    Email: erikalee16@gmail.com

  • Greg Bailey, Board Member
    Rock Springs Appointment
    Expires March 2018 (2nd term)
    Email: gmb3631@hotmail.com


    Kelcie Hammond, Secretary

    Wamsutter Appointment
    Expires September 2018 (1st term)
    Email: kelciejoy@hotmail.com


  • Superior Appointment
    Expires 
    Email: 

 

Meeting Minutes

October 2017 Download

September 2017 Download

August 2017 Download

July 2017 Download

June 2017 Download

May 2017 Download

April 2017 Download

March 2017 Download

February 2017 Download

January 2017 Download

December 2016 Download

November 2016 Download

Sweetwater County Travel Tools