Fernley Convention & Tourism Authority

Fernley Convention & Tourism Authority Grants 2019/2020

November 1, 2019 - December 2, 2019: The Fernley Convention & Tourism Authority (FCTA) is accepting grant applications for the second grant cycle of fiscal year 2019/20. These funds are for projects, events, and/or activities that will promote tourism in Fernley, Nevada during the period of January 1, 2020 through June 30, 2020. All applications must be received by 4:59 pm on Monday, December 2nd, 2019.

Please mail or deliver completed applications to:

City of Fernley/FCTA                                                                                                                                                 595 Silver Lace Blvd.                                                                                                                                            Fernley, NV 89408

The FCTA Board will review and make grant selection during their December 12th, 2019 meeting. The meeting starts at 6:00 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers. Grant applicants will be notified when the agenda is available for review. Attendance at the meeting is strongly encouraged. Applications without representation at the board meeting may not be considered for funding. Please read the FCTA Grant Guidelines prior to completing the FCTA Grant Application.

FCTA Grant Guidelines

FCTA Grant Application

For more information, please contact tconner@cityoffernley.org or call 775-784-9858.

FCTA Awards $43,500

The Fernley Convention and Tourism Authority met on Tuesday June 11th, 2019 to review the grant applicants for events occurring between July 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019. The board heard presentations from eight local organizations for projects, events and/or activities that will promote tourism in Fernley. 

The FCTA awarded nine grants totaling $43,500.00.

Project/EventProject/Event DateAwarded
Community Campus Marketing Campaign - Part 3July - December 2019$2,240.00
Fernley Junior Rodeo AssociationJuly 20-21, 2019$5,900.00
Fernley Professional RodeoAugust 16-17, 2019$9,940.00
Fernstock 2019August 17, 2019$1,900.00
23rd Annual Roop County DaysSeptember 8-14, 2019$2,360.00
Wreaths Across America 2019December 14, 2019$4,440.00
Fernley Chamber of CommerceVarious Event Dates$3,200.00
Fernley Art & Culture Event SquadVarious Event Dates$7,000.00
Fernley 95A SpeedwayVarious Event Dates$6,520.00

The FCTA board appreciates the opportunity to support the above organizations and would like to thank each organization for the contribution to our community by making Fernley a great place to live, work and play.


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