The Outer Banks Visitors Bureau sponsors a number of grant opportunities to help fund and support various Outer Banks projects and events.
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.
Long Term Unappropriated Fund Grant
Dare County Tourism Board’s Long-term Unappropriated fund was established to financially assist Dare County Governmental Units and Non-profit Organizations with programs or services needed due to the impact of tourism on the County.
Tourism Impact Grant
The Tourism Impact Grant is designed to help Governmental Units and Nonprofit organizations located in Dare County with programs or services needed due to the impact of tourism. This grant takes the place of the Short-term Restricted Fund Grant and the Natural Cultural Historic Grant. Projects may include beach accesses, walkways, attraction capital projects, etc. Grants are disbursed on a reimbursement basis.
Tourism Impact Grants
Established Event Developer Grants
Event Grant Awards
Short-term Restricted Fund Grants
Long-Term Restricted Fund Grants
Green Space/Open Space Preservation of Land Grants
Special Project Grant Awards