Tourism Grant/Sponsorship Program

The Athens County Convention and Visitors Bureau is pleased to introduce the 2019 Tourism Grant/Sponsorship Program.

These awards are given to help promote tourism-related events, projects and promotions in Athens County, Ohio.

This funding provides non-profit tourism attractions and organizations with assistance in their marketing, promotion, and advertising efforts.


Grants will be considered for any tourism partner requesting funding for special events, projects or programs that have potential to bring tourism to Athens County.

The deadline for application is Friday, February 22, 2019.  Decisions will be made by March 1, 2019.

Please refer to the guidelines to ensure eligibility and for assistance with the application process.

2019 Sponsorship – Grant Application
2019 Sponsorship Guidelines

All questions should be directed to Boone Troyer, Partnership Engagement Manager.  /  740-592-1819