The grant program is created to help organizations in attracting sports opportunities that meet one or more of the following criteria:
Increase out-of-area economic impact
Generate year-round overnight visitation
Contribute to the quality of life in the Williamsburg area through sports
Generate regional and/or national media exposure for Williamsburg
The purpose of the grant program is to attract and retain high quality sporting events which, in turn advance and promote year-round tourism, economic impact and quality of life in the Williamsburg area.
If you believe your event qualifies, please
complete the grant application
(see link below) and submit it as
specified in the instructions.
Sports Event Grant Application (basic PDF)
2013 Grant Deadlines:
January 14, 2013
Support applications must be received for review at least 120 days prior to the event and before 5 pm on the deadline date listed above. Grants are approved three times per year.