Marketing Grants

MOT Grants for Maine's Tourism Regions, Special Events and Targeted Tourism Efforts

The Maine Tourism Marketing Partnership Program was developed to provide marketing funding to Maine’s eight designated tourism regions as well as to special events and targeted tourism-marketing efforts within Maine. Hannah Collins, the Senior Tourism Officer, oversees these grant programs.

You can contact Hannah at:
Phone: 207-624-7456

Interested in older grants? Check here: FY2019-MTMPP Grant Awards

Regional Grant Program

This grant distributes money to permanent, non-profit, incorporated organizations whose primary purpose is to promote and expand tourism in each of the eight designated tourism regions.

FY 2020 MTMPP Regional Guidelines-FINAL

Special Events Grant Program

This grant funds major events that have an impact on travel in at least two or more regions and/or generates national and/or international press coverage for the State. The events must have the ability to create multi-regional and/or statewide economic impacts that draw tourism-related activity inside Maine and from beyond its borders.


Tourism Enterprise Grant Program

This grant provides money to smaller or focused tourism-marketing projects by municipalities or permanent, non-profit 501C3 or 501C6 incorporated organizations whose primary purpose is to promote and expand tourism in Maine. 


MTMPP Bicentennial Marketing Grant

The MTMPP Bicentennial Marketing Grant provides matching marketing funds to tourism-specific bicentennial projects that will drive overnight visitation to Maine during Maine’s bicentennial celebration year (2020).


Sign Up for Grant Programs

Ready to sign up for a grant? Visit for more information.