Tourism Grant Program

The Tourism Grant Program is offered through Visit Jackson to enhance visitor and tourism promotional efforts and tourism product development for events and attractions held in the city of Jackson.

The purpose of this grant program it to provide funds for marketing, product development, and other qualified expenses directed towards increasing the number of Jackson, MS hotel occupancy and enhanced restaurant visitation. Events and attractions must demonstrate the propensity for the funded promotion/event/activity to generate a major positive economic impact for the City of Jackson. For additional information on this program please email jchance@visitjackson.com.

OTHER PROGRAMS

CONVENTION & MEETING SUPPORT PROGRAM

Designed to enhance conferences, meetings and trade shows, qualified applicants must clearly demonstrate the capability to generate a positive economic impact by attracting verifiable delegates or attendees from outside the Jackson area to stay overnight in Jackson hotels and patronize Jackson restaurants. Applicants must use Jackson venues and hotels to be eligible to receive Visit Jackson funding. Download the complete funding guidelines and form for submission here.

SPORTS & EQUINE FUNDING SUPPORT

Designed to enhance sporting & equine events in Jackson, qualified applicants must clearly demonstrate the capability to generate a positive economic impact by attracting verifiable delegates or attendees from outside the Jackson area to stay overnight in Jackson hotels and patronize Jackson restaurants. Applicants must use Jackson venues and hotels to be eligible to receive Visit Jackson funding. Download the complete funding guidelines and form for submission here.