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The Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) Grant Program, which will award up to $15 million in American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) Federal funding, is now accepting applications through September 29, 2021 at 2:00 pm CDT. Additional details are available on the Department of Administration (DOA) program website.

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Tourism Council & Committees

The Wisconsin Council on Tourism advises the Secretary on matters relating to tourism and serves as a sounding board to the agency as it develops and enacts the strategic plan to advance tourism. The council is made up of ex-officio members and members appointed by the Governor.

The Council on Tourism also leads seven committees appointed by the Secretary to advise the agency in supporting the Wisconsin Department of Tourism’s strategic plan. The committees are a mix of statutory, non-statutory and ad hoc. Each is comprised of members of the Wisconsin Council on Tourism and select at-large members appointed by the Secretary. Individuals interested in serving on a committee are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resume and references to