The Outer Banks Visitors Bureau sponsors a number of grant opportunities to help fun and support various Outer Banks projects and events.

Event Grant

Event Grant Application (.PDF)
Event Grant Application (.DOCX)
Event Grant Accountability Form (.PDF)
Event Grant Guidelines
Logo for Event Grant Recipients

Fireworks Grant

Dare County Tourism Board’s Fireworks Grant program was established to financially assist Dare County Governmental Units and other Non-profit Organizations within Dare County with firework shows for 4th of July holiday celebrations.

Fireworks Rules and Qualifications (.DOCX)
Fireworks Rules and Qualifications (.PDF)
Fireworks Application (.DOCX)
Fireworks Application (.PDF)

(Short Term) Restricted Fund Grant

The (Short Term) Restricted Fund Grant is designed to help Dare County based Municipalities and nonprofit organizations with projects such as highway beautification, beach and sound accesses, or hike/bike walk trails. Grants are disbursed on a 50/50-match basis.

Restricted Fund Grant Rules (.DOCX)
Restricted Fund Grant Rules (.PDF) 
Restricted Fund Grant Reimbursement
Restricted Fund Grant Application (.DOCX)
Restricted Fund Grant Application (.PDF)
Logo Option

Past Awards

Established Event Developer Grants
Event Grant Awards
Fireworks Grants
Short-term Restricted Fund Grants
Long-Term Restricted Fund Grants
Green Space/Open Space Preservation of Land Grants
Special Project Grant Awards
TAG Awards