Visit Pensacola Grants

Visit Pensacola allocates funds from its annual budget to a grant program for local groups and organizations that coordinate events or visitor experiences with a demonstrated history of visitor impact or significant potential to draw visitors to the area.


Grant & Application Information

Grant applications are now closed. The deadline was 5:00 p.m., February 1, 2019. The grant committee will meet  February 12 and 13 to review and score all eligible applications. Applicants are encouraged to attend the meetings to give a brief overview of your event and to answer any questions regarding your application. The meetings will be held at 10 a.m. in the Pensacola Sports conference room, 101 W. Main Street.

You may apply for a mini-grant at any time if you are seeking funds less than $5,000. Please contact Nicole Stacey with any questions.


Grant Guidelines (CLICK HERE)

Grant Application (CLICK HERE)

Grant Scoring Sheet (CLICK HERE)

Grant Reimbursement Guidelines (CLICK HERE)

Mini Grant Application (CLICK HERE)



Other Tourism Related Grant Programs


Art, Culture & Entertainment (ACE)
Grants are funded by the Escambia County Tourist Development Council (TDC) and are administered by ACE for cultural programs & events. 
Download eligibility requirements and application forms »

Pensacola Sports
Grants are funded by the Escambia County Tourist Development Council (TDC) and are administered by Pensacola Sports for events that demonstrate significant potential to draw visitors to the area.
Download the full grant packet for eligibility requirements and application form »