Tourism Marketing, Meetings Mean Business and Arts Grants

At Explore Gwinnett we love to assist and support our tourism and city partners.

Tourism Marketing Grant

The Explore Gwinnett Tourism Marketing Grant Program was created to assist our destination partners and events enhance their tourism marketing efforts. Grants can support tourism product development, creative regional marketing, social media marketing and creation of new tourism initiatives. All programming should strive to create overnight visitation, as well as enhancing Gwinnett's overall destination appeal. 

The Tourism Marketing Grant is reviewed six times annually. Questions? Contact Victoria Hawkins at

Meetings Grant

Explore Gwinnett's "Meetings Mean Business" (MMB) grant was created to support meetings, conventions or conferences generating substantial hotel room nights, food and beverage revenue and creating substantial economic impact. Requirements include minimum contracted hotel room nights within Gwinnett County. The MMB grants are reviewed six times annually. 

Contact Information

For grant applications and questions, please contact Lisa Anders at or (404) 849-8996

Gwinnett Creativity Fund

The Gwinnett Creativity Fund is Gwinnett's first arts and culture grant fund, seeking to increase Gwinnett County's profile as a cultural, inclusive destination where the arts educate, elevate, and inspire.