Golf for Grants Tournament a Success

June 18, 2021

EDCUtah’s 2021 Golf for Grants tournament took place June 9 at the Eaglewood Golf Course in North Salt Lake. More than 140 golfers enjoyed a warm, breezy morning of golf, and had plenty of much welcomed, in-person interaction. It was great to catch up with so many colleagues in real time!

The Golf for Grants tournament raises funds for EDCUtah’s Community Match Grants Program, which supports a wide range of economic development projects for cities and counties across the state. The 2021 event has raised more than $46,000 for the program.

Cities and counties interested in applying for training or projects match funding should contact Elvon Farrell, community strategist, at

Here are some details on the next round of grants:

Explanation of Match Grants:
Program Purpose - To provide funding in support of specific economic development efforts that will spur job growth and capital investment in Utah communities.

Types of Match Grants

  • Special Projects Match Grants help Utah communities with unique projects that foster economic growth and development. Available grants are up to $5,000.
  • Professional Development Match Grants enhance the professionalism and expertise of economic development in Utah. Average reimbursement is $1,000.

Application Dates:

  • Open July 6th – Close August 18th (Link coming soon.)
  • Awarding grants on Sept. 1st

Past success story:
Cedar City strategic plan survey

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