Each year, the City of Brighton awards grants to support activities that strengthen economic development, fund special events, assist cultural arts programs, and promote tourism, lodging and related activities that inspire people to spend money and time in Brighton. These grants are funded by the City's Lodging Tax, a tax charged on short-term lodging within the City.Organizations with projects that will attract new visitors and business to the community are encouraged to apply.
The City is currently accepting grant applications for the 2024 calendar year. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m., Dec. 29. After the initial deadline, applications will be reviewed and awarded monthly if funding is still available. No new awards will be made after September 30, 2024.
Qualifications and Guidelines:
Application and Funding Process:
Please provide organizational and contact information for the applicant
Tell us about your organization's leadership and their experience in the industry.
Provide a detail description of how your organization will utilize these funds and how it will impact businesses, commerce, and culture in the Brighton community.
Provide a summary of the total cost of the project, showing how grant funds would support the project as a whole. If only partial funding was provided, how would that impact the viability of the project?
If needed, information can be attached in the following item.
What will your project achieve and who will it benefit?
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By submitting this application you agree that it is an accurate representation of your situation. Additionally, by submitting this application you are acknowledging that you have read the grant guidelines and agree to the grant requirements. You also agree that you are the CEO, Executive Director, or Board President for the applicant, or have otherwise been designated the authority to apply for this grant. This E-Signature shall have the same force and effect as a manual signature.
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