Application process open for Hospitality Tax Grant Funding round two

October 10, 2022

Fiscal Year 2022/2023

The City of Columbia is now accepting applications for Hospitality Tax Grant Funding for the second round of 2022/2023 Fiscal Year projects/events need to take place in the 3rd and 4th quarter of the year (January 1, 2023 – June 30, 2023). This funding is for projects/ events that did not apply in the initial round. Applications are due on Friday, October 28, 2022 by 1:00 p.m.

The Hospitality Tax Grant provides financial support to non-profit organizations and their projects/events whose mission is to attract tourists by promoting dining in the City of Columbia. To be eligible, your organization must be a nonprofit with documentation from the South Carolina Secretary of State’s Office, with activities in the City of Columbia.

Late/incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications that are received on time and deemed eligible will be considered for grant awards.

For complete Hospitality Tax grant guidelines, eligibility requirements, and application links go to:

For specific questions or information on our Hospitality Tax Grant, please contact Tina Saxon via email at [email protected] or via phone at (803) 545-3062.