Applications open for Local Downtown Marketing Micro-Grant
April 21, 2023
Eligible businesses in the Downtown Development Permit Area can apply for funding to support the cost of marketing elements up to a maximum of $500. Applicants will be asked to describe the proposed marketing elements they want to incorporate into their business. Marketing element examples include website updates, print ads, promotional material, radio advertising, social media campaign costs, and movable signage.
Mayor Lilia Hansen states, “We are committed to supporting our local businesses and ensuring that downtown businesses remain visible and thrive during the 100 Street Corridor construction project. We are excited to continue our efforts to improve the downtown area and provide support to local businesses.”
To be eligible for the grant, applications must be submitted by July 14, 2023. For more information about the program and to apply, please visit fortstjohn.ca/marketing-micro-grant.
Downtown Development Permit Area map