HELENA – The Montana Office of Tourism is now offering e-marketing grants to help tourism-related businesses improve their marketing position within the industry.

For fiscal year 2013, the total amount of funding is $150,000. There is no set number of grant awards that may be made in a fiscal year.

The grant application deadline is Dec. 14, and grant awards will be announced on or around Feb. 1, 2013. For more information, contact Carol Crockett at (406) 841-2796 or ccrockett@mt.gov. Applications are available at travelmontana.org/forms.