Summit County Tax Grant Information

Summit County provides annual grants to local non-profit and governmental entities based off revenue from specific sales tax initiatives. These grants help fund various projects that aim to improve the quality of life for residents as well as expand tourist interest and investment in the County.

There are several different grants available from the County awarded generally on an annual basis. The following is a brief synopsis of each grant with the general schedule for applications and a link to a dedicated webpage with additional detail:



Non-Profit Grants      
Generally, applications are available during the month of July. Funding is determined during the County’s budget process in December. Awarded grants to non-profit entities are distributed the following year.

The deadline for the grant application is 5:00 PM, Monday, July 31, 2017. Applications must be submitted online. If you have any questions, please contact Annette Singleton at (435) 336-3025.

  • Non-Profit Policy (PDF)

Recreation, Arts & Parks – Cultural Grant (RAP)       
Projects and programs funded by this grant have included art education, dance, history, music, visual arts, theatre, folk arts, and more. Applications are available at March 1st and due by March 31st. Monies for awarded grants are made available in June with projects completion expected within 12 months.

Restaurant Tax Grant       
The intent of this grant is to assist governmental and non-profit entities with tourism promotion and/or development, operation, and maintenance projects and programs that bring tourism in from outside of the County. Applications are available at March 1st and due by March 31st. Monies from awarded grants are made available in June with projects completion expected within 18 months.

Special Event Grant       
Qualifying projects for this grant must strive to enhance the business and social community of Park City and the greater Summit County area. Applications are available at March 1st and due by March 31st. Monies for awarded grants are made available in July with projects completion expected within 12 months.


Recreation, Arts & Parks (RAP - Recreation Grant
Projects and programs funded by this grant have included park development, walking paths, exercise programs, and more. Applications are available every two years during the month of September. Monies are generally awarded the following February.

Please follow the links to each specific grant option for further information and with details on how to apply for grant opportunities.