January, 2013


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Jan 13

Wyoming Main Street Program

The Wyoming Main Street Program is all set to offer travel scholarships to a conference which will serve the participants to build and revitalize vibrant commercial districts in the downtowns in Wyoming.

Many scholarships are available for New Orleans’ National Main Streets Conference from 14th April to 16th April. The travel includes a trip to Mississippi and Louisiana’s Main Street communities sponsored by Wyoming Main Street. The trip from 12th April to 13th April will teach how the principals of the Main Street principles are applied to other communities.

The event assembles people from different communities and discusses issues and also came to know about new ideas and also develop downtown revitalization programs. The conference of this year’s will conference will concentrate on cultural economy.
The whole scholarship program covers the airfare, the registration fees for the conference as well as lodging the pre – trip. The application form can be found online -www.wyomingbusiness.org/program/main-street-news-and-events/4740.

Scholarship awards’ notification will be made from Wyoming Main Street staff around 6th February. Recipients have been told to give a reports to the local town council and the Wyoming Main Street Advisory Board regarding the info learned on the trip and how they will serve their community.