Aiken’s accommodations tax committee still accepting grant applications

November 29, 2018 GMT

The City of Aiken’s State Accommodations Tax Committee is still taking funding requests and related applications for tourism-tied projects for fiscal years 2019 and 2020.

The deadline to submit applications – via mail or in person – is Jan. 15, 2019 at 5 p.m.

Applications should be sent to the Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department, P.O. Box 1177, Aiken, S.C. 29802. Attention should be made to Mary Rosbach, the tourism supervisor.

Those with questions can also call Rosbach at 803-644-1902 or email mrosbach@cityofaikensc.gov. Application handbooks are available, according to information provided by the city.


The grant money is meant to cover marketing with reach outside the city and with promotion of Aiken tourism in mind.

Applications were available starting Nov. 1.

For more information on the accommodations tax, visit cityofaikensc.gov/taxes/accommodations-tax.