Montana Office of Tourism
Applications, Regulations, Policies and Forms
TOURISM E-MARKETING TECHNOLOGY GRANT
The purpose of the Tourism E-Marketing Technology Grant is to assist Montana businesses improve their competitive e-marketing position within the tourism industry. Grant funding may be used for a variety of projects and will be scored based on the project’s merit.
Tourism E-Marketing Technology Grant Overview & Application
- Application will be available in Fall 2013
SPECIAL EVENTS GRANT PROGRAM (SEGP)
The purpose of the Special Events Grant Program (SEGP) is to diversify and enrich Montana’s tourism product by developing new and enhancing existing community-based tourism festivals and events. The goal of SEGP is to create and sustain economic development through the advertising and promotion of “hallmark events.”
- Application will be available in June 2013
- SEGP Awards Summary PDF
TOURISM INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT PROGRAM GRANTS (TIIP)
The purpose of the Tourism Infrastructure Investment Program Grant (TIIP) is to create and improve Montana’s tourism-related facilities so they strengthen Montana’s appeal as a visitor destination and provide quality visitor experiences. The grants help Montana non-profit organizations create new tourism facilities, enhance existing ones, purchase tourism-related equipment and preserve Montana's historical and cultural treasures.
- 2012 TIIP Grant Application Training
- 2013 TIIP FAQ Word | PDF
- 2013 TIIP Guidelines Word | PDF
- 2013 TIIP Application Word | PDF
- 1995- Present TIIP Grant Award Summary Word | PDF
OTHER TOURISM-RELATED ASSISTANCE RESOURCES
Regulations and Procedures for Regional/CVB Tourism Organizations Use of Lodging Facility Use Tax Revenue- June 2011.
Montana Office of Tourism Survey and Photograph Release Forms
The Montana Office of Tourism is now providing our Travel Planner/Web Site survey forms and Photograph Submission and Release forms in .pdf format. We strongly encourage you to call our office at 406-841-2788 prior to filling out your survey to ensure the proper form is filled out and accompanying photos are in a useable format.
Logo Usage Policy and Application
Non-profits promoting travel to the state of Montana can use the Montana Office of Tourism's "Montana Big Sky Country" logo for promotional purposes. Please read and complete the Logo Usage Policy and Application and contact Katy Peterson at 406-841-2780.
Data Usage Policy and Application
The Montana Office of Tourism provides a feed of tourism property data in an XML feed. To access this fee, you must to comlete the Data Usage Policy and Application and contact Brian Pierce at 406-841-2780.
Montana Office of Tourism’s Policy for Shipment of Literature to Convention Sites For Private Sector and Other Agencies
The Montana Office of Tourism will ship a total of: five boxes totaling 250 Vacation Planners; one box of 250 Highway maps; 2 bundles totaling 200 calendar of events; two boxes totaling 260 Winter Guides, at no cost to the party making the request. Complete Policy For more information contact the Montana Promotion Division at 406-841-2870.
Montana Office of Tourism's Policy on Sending Out 3rd Party Publications
The Montana Office of Tourism will only send out publications produced and printed by itself to consumers unless the following requirements are met... Complete Policy For more information contact the Montana Office of Tourism at 406-841-2870.