CCT: FY14 Tourism Marketing Challenge Grantees

Tourism Marketing Challenge Grants ~ FY2014 Grantees
The Office of Tourism awarded (19) nineteen Tourism Marketing Challenge Grants in the amount of $275,295.
Marketing Challenge Grants are designed to assist non-profit tourism entities in their efforts to promote attractions and events that are open to visitors. This grant program creates a partnership between Connecticut Office of Tourism (COT) and its constituents, supports promotion of product development and extends COTís strategic marketing efforts. This program requires matching funds and is available to tourism entities. The minimum grant funds that may be requested are $7,500 and the maximum is $50,000.

FY14 Tourism Marketing Challenge Grantees
Bridgeport Barnum Museum, The $20,000
Bridgeport Connecticut Zoological Society $15,000
Farmington Hill-Stead Museum $11,100
Goshen Goshen Stampede $10,000
Greenwich Bruce Museum $30,575
Hartford, Farmington and New Britain Connecticut Historical Society $7,500
Hartford Connecticut Science Center $20,000
Hartford Harriet Beecher Stowe Center $10,000
Hartford Mark Twain Memorial $10,000
Hartford Wadsworth Atheneum $25,000
Litchfield Litchfield Performing Arts $10,000
New Haven Connecticut Players Foundation $13,000
New London New London Maritime Society $7,500
New Milford Town of New Milford $7,770
Norwalk Maritime Aquarium $7,500
Old Lyme Florence Griswold Museum $20,000
Salisbury Salisbury Winter Sports Association $15,350
Waterbury Mattatuck Historical Society $25,000
Waterford Bring Our Music Back $10,000