MAGS Program (Marketing Assistance, Grants, & Sponsorship)

2024 - 2025 Budget Year

MAGS Program Applications Open for Submission for 2024 – 2025

The Randolph County Tourism Development Authority (RCTDA) is accepting applications for Marketing, Assistance, Grants, and Sponsorship (MAGS) Program for the 2024-2025 budget year from nonprofits and governmental organizations whose programs or activities promote tourism in the incorporated areas of Randolph County, excluding Archdale and Asheboro.

The RCTDA has budgeted up to $3,000 per municipality through the MAGS Program; for a total of $21,000 in assistance available to our tourism partners in its July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025 fiscal budget. Each application will be reviewed by a committee consisting of RCTDA Board members and RCTDA marketing team members.


The entities that may apply for the MAGS Program Funding are:

  • Event organizers holding an event within Randolph County
  • Municipalities, excluding Archdale and Asheboro
  • Nonprofits, including main street organizations, chambers of commerce, merchants’ alliance groups, or civic organizations

Please note that awardees will be asked to provide a current W-9.

PDF version of application for submission

The application is an online document located here: PDF of MAGS Application


Please email or deliver a completed application with all required documentation no later than 4:30 PM on the following dates. *Note – applications received after these dates, will fall into the next month’s application deadline.

  • September 27, 2024
  • October 25, 2024
  • November 22, 2024
  • December 20, 2024
  • January 31, 2025
  • February 28, 2025
  • March 28, 2025
  • April 25, 2025
  • May 30, 2025


For questions about the application process and eligibility, please contact Executive Director, Amber Scarlett via email.

About Randolph County Tourism Development Authority (RCTDA)

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