Community Tourism Destination Development Fund

By mmuise
Description:

The Community Tourism Destination Development Fund supports community projects across the Yukon that focus on sustainable tourism.


Comments on Funding:

1. Funding takes the form of grants:
- of up to $100,000 for Tier 1;
- ranging from $100,001 to $500,000 for Tier 2.

2. The program can cover up to 75% of the total costs of the project and 50% of eligible capital expenditures to a maximum of $375,000. The final amount allocated depends on the applicant’s other sources of government funding.

Deadline: November 15, 2023 for Tier 1. January 15, 2024 for Tire 2.
Eligibility:

The applicant must be a Yukon-based:

  • business;
  • First Nations government;
  • First Nations development entity;
  • municipality; or
  • not-for-profit organization.

    Eligible projects must:
  • improve tourism related services; or
  • improve tourism infrastructure.
Application Steps:

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Documentation Needed:

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Other Things to Note:

1. The deadline to apply for tier 2 is 4:30 pm on November 15, 2023.
2. The deadline to apply for tier 1 is 4:30 pm on January 15, 2024.
3. Applications for both tiers open September 1 at 4:30 pm.

About the author
mmuise