Information for Montana's Tourism Industry

   

Montana Office of Tourism

Applications, Regulations, Policies and Forms


REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES FOR REGIONAL/CVB TOURISM ORGANIZATIONS USE OF LODGING FACILITY USE TAX REVENUE- February 2014

TOURISM E-MARKETING TECHNOLOGY GRANT

The purpose of the Tourism E-Marketing Technology Grant is to assist Montana businesses improve their competitive e-marketing position within the tourism industry. Grant funding may be used for a variety of projects and will be scored based on the project's merit.

Tourism E-Marketing Technology Grant Documents

  • 2014 Tourism e-Marketing Technology Grant Overview and Application will be available in October 2014
  • Tourism Tech Grant Awards Summary Word | PDF

SPECIAL EVENTS GRANT PROGRAM (SEGP)

The purpose of the Special Events Grant Program (SEGP) is to diversify and enrich Montana's tourism product by developing new and enhancing existing community-based tourism festivals and events. The goal of SEGP is to create and sustain economic development through the advertising and promotion of "hallmark events."

SEGP Documents

  • 2014 SEGP Overview and Application will be available in June 2014
  • SEGP Awards Summary PDF

TOURISM INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT PROGRAM GRANTS (TIIP)

The purpose of the Tourism Infrastructure Investment Program Grant (TIIP) is to create and improve Montana's tourism-related facilities so they strengthen Montana's appeal as a visitor destination and provide quality visitor experiences. The grants help Montana non-profit organizations create new tourism facilities, enhance existing ones, purchase tourism-related equipment and preserve Montana's historical and cultural treasures.


OTHER TOURISM-RELATED ASSISTANCE RESOURCES

  • No & Low Cost Marketing PDF
  • Tourism-Related Technical & Financial Assistance Word | PDF

Regulations and Procedures for Regional/CVB Tourism Organizations Use of Lodging Facility Use Tax Revenue- June 2011.


Montana Office of Tourism Survey and Photograph Release Forms

The Montana Office of Tourism is now providing our Travel Planner/Web Site survey forms and Photograph Submission and Release forms in .pdf format. We strongly encourage you to call our office at 406-841-2788 prior to filling out your survey to ensure the proper form is filled out and accompanying photos are in a useable format.


Logo Usage Policy and Application

Non-profits promoting travel to the state of Montana can use the Montana Office of Tourism's "Montana Big Sky Country" logo for promotional purposes. Please read and complete the Logo Usage Policy and Application and contact Katy Peterson at 406-841-2780.


Data Usage Policy and Application

The Montana Office of Tourism provides a feed of tourism property data in an XML feed. To access this fee, you must to comlete the Data Usage Policy and Application and contact Brian Pierce at 406-841-2780.


Montana Office of Tourism's Policy for Shipment of Literature to Convention Sites For Private Sector and Other Agencies

The Montana Office of Tourism will ship a total of: five boxes totaling 250 Vacation Planners; one box of 250 Highway maps; 2 bundles totaling 200 calendar of events; two boxes totaling 260 Winter Guides, at no cost to the party making the request. Complete Policy For more information contact the Montana Promotion Division at 406-841-2870.