Market NY Information & Guidelines

Published: May 2, 2016

Market New York Information & Guidelines

For the 2016-2017 Fiscal Year, up to $13.5 million will be available through Market New York.

Market New York is a grant program established to strengthen tourism and attract visitors to New York State by promoting destinations, attractions and special events. Funding is available for tourism marketing initiatives, capital/construction projects and the recruitment and/or execution of meetings, conferences, conventions, festivals, athletic competitions and consumer and industry trade shows. The Market New York program and each funded proposal will work to support the long term strategic plans for economic growth as put forth by the Regional Economic Development Councils (REDCs).

Market New York applicants are required to submit project proposals through the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA).

CFA Important Dates:
Applications Available: May 2, 2016
Application Deadline: July 29, 2016 (4pm)


For more information about the REDCs, the CFA Process and to fill out an application, visit

To access the 2016 Market New York Guidelines including Scoring Criteria click here.

To access the 2015 New York State Tourism Summit information click here.

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