Thursday, February 1, 2024

Explore Schuylkill Launches Tourism Marketing Mini Grant Program

As a way to stimulate tourism and bolster economic growth, Explore Schuylkill has officially opened applications for its Tourism Marketing Mini Grant program. 

The initiative aims to provide support to qualifying tourism businesses and organizations in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, facilitating increased tourism and overnight stays within the region.

The Explore Schuylkill Tourism Marketing Mini Grant program is specifically tailored to assist tourism organizations in their promotional endeavors to attract more visitors to the county. The program is now accepting funding requests from eligible entities, including accommodations, transportation and travel services, food and beverage services, retail establishments, recreation and entertainment organizations, events, and members of Explore Schuylkill who are in good standing.

Grants awarded through this program can be utilized for a wide array of marketing initiatives, such as marketing campaigns, projects, and event marketing. The funding may cover various media channels, encompassing television, internet commercials, banners, digital content, print ads, social media advertisements, and video spots. Grant awards will range from $250 to $3500, providing flexibility for diverse marketing strategies.

Interested parties can access the online application form on the official website of Explore Schuylkill at The deadline for submitting completed applications is set for 4 p.m. on Friday, March 1st, 2024. Organizations seeking to boost their tourism efforts and contribute to the economic prosperity of Schuylkill County are encouraged to apply promptly for this valuable financial support.