Grants & Advertising

The Grand County Colorado Tourism Board (GCCTB) has grant funds available to directly support advertising and marketing efforts or special events that promote tourism within the county, particularly those that encourage overnight lodging. The GCCTB reviews district and countywide grant requests on a quarterly basis each year.

Please review the “Marketing and Special Events Funding Policies” and the “Grant Request Forms” to see if your organization or event qualifies for funding.

Marketing & Special Funding Policy
Grantee Check Sheet
Grant FAQs

Grant submission deadlines are as follows:
1st Quarter 2017 - Due: December 15, 2017
2nd Quarter 2017 - Due: March 15, 2018
3rd Quarter 2017 - Due: June 15, 2018
4th Quarter 2017 - Due: September 15, 2018
1st Quarter 2018 - Due: December 15, 2018

If you would like to submit a grant application, complete the “Marketing Funding Request Form”  below and click the "Submit" button. If you have any questions, contact GCCTB Administrator: Dede Fay at 970-531-7020 or dede@waldenhollow.com.

Marketing Funding Request Form

If you have any questions, please contact the GCCTB Administrator: Dede Fay at dede@waldenhollow.com or by phone at (970) 531-7020.

Advertising

Below is a list of co-op opportunities that promise to extend your marketing reach at an affordable cost. We hope you will participate.
*Please send us any pictures of activities or scenery you might have that showcases Grand County for the website and for our Facebook page. These photos will be a great addition and add a whole new level to our sites. We will credit you for any photos you submit.

Listing on Specials Page of VisitGrandCounty.com, Mobile Website and Mobile App.

Free Listing!
Have a lodging or attraction special? Let us help you get the word out through all of our Grand County marketing channels: website, mobile website, mobile app., Facebook and Twitter.

The free listing has produced great results for participating lodgers, providing them with qualified leads. Don't miss out!
To submit your special or business listing online, click here.

Grand County's Monthly Travel Enewsletter

Formatted Ad: $200

  • The Enewsletter promotes Grand County events, specials, and news to an opt-in, qualified database that expands nationally and internationally to people interested in Grand County.
  • Monthly email deploys at the end of each month and promotes the next months events and offers.
  • Sent to over 17,700 opt-in emails
  • Advertiser will receive a square, formatted ad under the “Get Inspired & Explore” section of the Grand County Monthly email
  • Advertiser will need to image, 30- 50 words of text and click through URL
  • A report showing results will be provided

Email us if you are interested in an email ad: Nancy.Wiles@MilesPartnership.com

VisitGrandCounty.com - Formatted ad in the "Get Inspired and Explore" section of Webpage

Monthly Cost per page: $175

  • Formatted ad in the "Get Inspired and Explore” section on pages of choice (see attached visual). Formatted ad will link to an article page specifically promoting advertiser on VisitGrandCounty.com.
  • Partner can select as many pages as they prefer up to 6 pages. Some web pages are not available with the “Get Inspired and Explore” sections.
  • Advertiser will need to supply large, high quality horizontal image, article (700 words max) Headline and 30-50 word description, and click through URL
  • A report showing results will be provided

Email us if you are interested in a formatted ad on VisitGrandCounty.com: Nancy.Wiles@MilesPartnership.com

Additional Opportunities - Colorado Tourism Office

Free Listing!
The Colorado Tourism Office offers various advertising opportunities for your use. We highly recommend you review their website, Colorado.com, to make sure your free listing is up and correct. In addition to the free listing, you can purchase: online banner ads, online "Hot Deals, promotional emails, leads programs, Welcome Center advertising, Official State Vacation Guide advertising and more!
Please contact Andrea Kuskie at Miles Partnership for more information:
P: 303-867-8244
C: 303-915-2371
Andrea.Kuskie@MilesPartnership.com

We are available to answer any questions you may have. Please contact Nancy Wiles at Nancy.Wiles@MilesPartnership.com or call 303.893.3335.