Reviving Texas Tourism: New Recovery Grant Opportunities for Impacted Businesses
Updated: Sep 17
The Lone Star State is making waves in the tourism sector with the introduction of the Texas Travel Industry Recovery Grant Program (TTIR). Established to breathe life back into the tourism, travel, and hospitality sectors hit hard by COVID-19, the TTIR is a beacon of hope for many businesses. As 2023 progresses, a new application category has emerged, allowing eligible businesses to apply for up to a generous $250,000 in reimbursement grants.
But what does this mean for local businesses? Well, if you were operating before January 20, 2020, and are based in Texas, there's good news on the horizon. Whether you're a privately-owned profit venture or a non-profit organization, this grant could be your ticket to recovery. Especially if you're in the travel, tourism, or hospitality sectors, now's the time to check if you meet the specific criteria and gather the necessary documents for application.
With applications opening from September 1-15, 2023, the clock is ticking. But there's more than just financial aid on offer. This initiative is a testament to Texas's commitment to revitalizing its vibrant tourism industry. So, whether you're a business owner looking to bounce back or a traveler eager to explore, the TTIR program promises brighter days ahead for Texas tourism with this recovery grant. Let's come together and make the most of this opportunity! Learn how to get your application here!