2020/2021 Tourism Advancement Program - First Period Deadlines
THE MIAMI BEACH VISITOR AND CONVENTION AUTHORITY (MBVCA) is currently accepting grant applications for special events, promotions, activities and festivals which will stimulate tourism by increasing hotel occupancy and will have significant media impact for Miami Beach between October 1, 2020 and January 31, 2021 in the following categories: Development Opportunities, Major One Time Special Event, Special Events Recurring, Special Projects, Special Projects Recurring, and Tourism Partnerships.
Please note: Eligibility into each grant category requires approval by the MBVCA Administrator.
Interested applicants must meet with MBVCA Administration by Friday, August 28, 2020.
Project Information and Required Grant Criteria must be submitted for review by Friday, September 4, 2020 by 3:00 pm. Draft Application and Application Attachments must be submitted by Friday, September 11, 2020 by 3:00 pm. The Final Completed Application is due to the MBVCA offices by Monday, September 21, 2020 by 12:00 pm. Late or incomplete proposals will not be considered. The MBVCA reserves the right to accept any proposal deemed to be in the best interest of the City or to waive any informality in the proposal.
All proposals will be considered at the MBVCA Board meeting in September/October 2020. This meeting is open to the public.
All dates and locations are subject to change without notice. For grant guidelines, applications, questions or comments regarding the grant application process, contact the MBVCA Administrator at email@example.com or visit www.miamibeachvca.com.
About Miami Beach Visitor & Convention Authority
The MBVCA is a seven member authority, appointed by the City of Miami Beach Commission, with the goal of encouraging, developing and promoting the image of Miami Beach locally, nationally and internationally as a vibrant community and superb tourist destination. To this end, the MBVCA strategically focuses its funding investments in a balanced manner, fostering outstanding existing programs, stimulating new activities, and encouraging partnerships. The MBVCA is committed to a careful, long-term plan for allocation of resources to build the uniqueness of Miami Beach as ones of the world's greatest communities and tourism destinations.