Municipal Convention Center and Sports Facility Incentive Grant Program
CSFA Number: 420-25-2169
Agency Name
Department Of Commerce And Economic Opportunity (420)
Agency Identification
33-4
Agency Contact
Tracey Minder
217-558-1653
tracey.minder@illinois.gov
Short Description
Funds can be awarded to a unit of local government or convention center authority that provides incentives for the purpose of attracting conventions, meetings, or trade shows to municipal convention centers or attracting sporting events to municipal amateur sports facilities.
Subject Area
Economic Development
Program Function
Business and Commerce
Enabling Legislation
20 ILCS 665/8b
Objectives and Goals
Increase visitation and overnight stays in Illinois. Attract conventions, meetings, or trade shows to municipal convention centers or attract sporting events to municipal amateur sports facilities.
Types of Assistance
Non-competitive
Uses and Restrictions
Attracting conventions, meetings, or trade shows to municipal convention centers or attracting sporting events to municipal amateur sports facilities. Funding Restrictions can be found in the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for this grant opportunity.
Eligibility Requirements
All Eligibility Information/Requirements can be found in the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for this grant opportunity.
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations; Other;
Application and Award Processing
Applicants must meet all pre-award requirements prior to the submittal of the application. Applicants who qualify for reimbursement awards will receive a Notice of State Award (NOSA).
Assistance Consideration
None
Post Assistance Requirements
Final Periodic Financial report will be due at the time of application. Records retention requirements must be followed.
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
None
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $1,800,000
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
None
None