Visitor center accepting grant applications

The Jackson County Visitor Center 2022 fall developmental grant application cycle is now open.

The budget for this cycle is $20,000. The due date for the application is Oct. 31, and the board will present awards during its November meeting.

The developmental grant is a 1:1 funding match for new projects or enhancements designed to have a direct impact on Jackson County and tourism for not-for-profit groups, a city, a county or a public organization.

Projects shall be completed within a year from the notification date of grant approval and open to the general public for public use. Projects that are nearing completion or have been completed within six months of award notification and final approval from the Jackson County Visitor Center will be considered.

An outline of all of the requirements can be found in the application. Applications may be downloaded online at at the bottom of the home page under “Grant Requests.”

Fill out the application and drop it by the visitor center between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, mail it to 100 N. Broadway St., Seymour, IN 47274 or email it to [email protected] with “Fall 2022 Jackson County Visitor Center Developmental Grant Application” in the subject.