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 January 2019

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

Application for Recognition of Exemption

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

2019 Grant Hearings

March 14, 2019
Western Wyoming Community College, Room 204 - Green River, WY @ 5:30 pm
Application Deadline: February 13, 2019
**Due to inclement weather, the March 13, 2019 Hearing has been moved to March 14, 2019.**

June 12, 2019
Western Wyoming Community College, Room 1006 - Rock Springs, WY @ 5:30 pm
Application Deadline: May 15, 2019

September 11, 2019
Western Wyoming Community College, Room 204 - Green River, WY @ 5:30 pm 
Application Deadline: August 14, 2019

December 11, 2019
Travel and Tourism Office, Rock Springs, WY @ 5:30 pm 
Application Deadline: November 13, 2019

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 10 volunteer board members; six members are appointed by the City of Rock Springs, two by the City of Green River, one by Superior, and one by the Sweetwater County Commissioners.

Sweetwater County Travel Tools