In an effort to support entities that have direct ties to driving overnight visitation, Travel Oregon is opening its COVID-19 Emergency Response Grants Program for applications on Mon., May 11 and it will be open through Friday May 15. Program applications may be used for general operating support with the goal of maintaining jobs. Continued operations of small businesses and regional and destination marketing/management organizations will be vital to the travel and tourism industry’s economic recovery efforts.
Total funding available for the program is $800,000 with grant awards announced on Wednesday, June 3. Please visit this link to see the grant guidelines, eligibility requirements, funding parameters and application questions.