The application deadline has passed for 2017. Questions regarding the program and your application can be directed to Rhonda Hough, Whitecourt Economic Development Officer, at 780-778-2273.

 

 

Tourism Product Development Grant Program

Have you thought about organizing mountain bike tours through the region?  Or have you ever thought that offering jet boat tours would be an interesting job for you?  You could be eligible for up to $2,500 to assist with start-up costs, such as advertising or capital investments. Whitecourt Woodlands Tourism is accepting applications to the Tourism Product Development Grant Program to help support the development of tourism based products and services.  All applications must include a letter of interest or business plan detailing the project, noting the sustainability and potential growth of the business, as well as a description of what the funds will be used for.

 

Tourism Enhancement Grant

Whitecourt Woodlands Tourism, a partnership between the Town of Whitecourt and Woodlands County, has developed a grant program to enhance and encourage partnerships with local non-profit organizations.  The Tourism Enhancement Grant Program offers financial assistance to local community groups for projects or events that enhance tourism development in the Whitecourt and Woodlands County area.  Applications are accepted annually.