Illinois Administrative Code
Title 14 - COMMERCE
Part 555 - INTERNATIONAL TOURISM GRANT PROGRAM
Section 555.90 - Evaluation and Selection Process
Current through Register Vol. 47, No. 25, June 23, 2023
a) The Department's internal review committee shall evaluate each Application. The criteria used in determining whether an Application will be considered for a grant award includes, but is not limited to, the potential to increase overnight stays in Illinois and/or demonstrate the potential to develop international marketing materials or efforts as described in Section 555.40. Each question will be scored using a rating system of 1 through 10, with 10 being the highest possible score per question, with a maximum possible score of 100. The criteria used in determining whether an Application will be considered for funding include the following:
b) The Department's internal review committee's scores are averaged to obtain the Application's final score. An Application's final score must be at least 50 of 100 possible points to be considered eligible for funding. The internal review committee shall forward all eligible Applications, together with its recommendations, to the Director for final review and determination. During the final review process, the Director will determine whether an eligible Application is awarded a grant.
Amended at 38 Ill. Reg. 3577, effective January 23, 2014