NYS Canal corporation -
tourism matching grants program


The biannual Tourism Matching Grants program is designed to promote tourism and recreation along the Canal System and the Canal Trail. The grants will provide up to $2,500 for the development of promotional materials that promote the Canal System and/or Canal Trail, or specific Canal-related events, festivals or attractions.  A 50% match will be required on all grants and must be fully documented according to the requirements of the Canal Corporation.


Open to Tourism Promotion Agencies (TPAs), Chambers of Commerce, nonprofit organizations and canal communities in New York State.


NYS Canal Corporation
(518) 436-3055

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