The Brookings Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) Community Betterment Grant is designed to create and improve tourism-related facilities in Brookings, as well as enhance the visitor experience and strengthen Brookings as a visitor destination. The Community Betterment Grant exists to award funding to tourism-related businesses and organizations that meet and exceed the Grant Funding Criteria. We want to improve the Brookings community in ways that visitors and locals alike will enjoy, like new construction, improving infrastructure, beautification, renovations and repairs.

Grant Application Deadlines
Applications are accepted on a quarterly basis. Applications may be submitted on or before the deadline for each of the following quarterly review periods: January 1, April 1, July 1 and October 1. If you have any questions, please send them to  

How To Apply
To apply, simply fill out your contact information below, download the grant application and return the completed application to or 415 8th Street South, Brookings SD 57006.

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