Fonda, NY, January 28, 2013 – The Montgomery County Business Development Center announces the release of the 2013 Montgomery County Local Tourism Grant Program. The Local Tourism Grant Program awards monies in the form of grants for programs, projects, events and individuals that will attract tourists (non-resident participants) to Montgomery County. Grants may not be used solely to serve residents. Non-profit and for-profit organizations, clubs, individuals, groups, sole businesses and business consortiums in Montgomery County may apply. The maximum allowable grant per application for the 2013 program year is $5,000.