As the Creative Capital with a thriving arts community, diverse neighborhoods, outstanding hotels, a renowned restaurant scene and so many things to do, Providence is the perfect place to host or produce your next event. Please review the grant funding guidelines, timeline and application for potential support. Grant proposals should demonstrate the ability to draw visitors into the Capital city, have an economic impact, benefit for residents and generate awareness and marketing exposure for the City.
Objectives of The Providence Tourism Grants are threefold:
The PTC encourages collaborations and partnerships to create new events and exhibits
and to expand existing ones with a proven and successful history.
General Eligibility Requirements for Grants
We Do Not Fund
Grants will be reviewed five times a year. It is important that each organization submit
their applications prior to the grant funding cycle deadlines and consider the timing of
your event for the proper marketing needed for your event:
The PTC will respond to applicants within a 45-day period following the application
deadline. In submitting by one of these dates, please consider the timing of your event
and the PTC’s review process.
Projects will be based on the following criteria:
Please note, all follow up grant reports are due 90 days from the completion of your event and program. Grant reports are to be submitted online at https://providencetourism.submittable.com/submit. Please complete the report based on the funding cycle date.
Please note, incomplete proposals or those received after the deadlines, will not be considered.