City of Austin Funding & Support

Grants / Compensation

Live Music Fund Event Program / Live Music Fund Community Engagement

Cultural Arts Funding 

Heritage Preservation Grant

Community Navigator Program

Creative Space Assistance Program Grants

City of Austin Performance Opportunities

Art in Public Places Opportunities

COVID-19 Economic Recovery (programs closed)

Live Music, Film Production & Special Event Assistance

Getting to the Show

Permits for Music, Film & Special Events

Film Production in Austin – Getting Started

Creative Space Development & Access


Austin Cultural Trust 

Creative Spaces Permits

Creative Spaces Development Support

Entertainment & Amplified Sound Compatibility 

Heritage Tourism Programs 


Artist Access Program 

Austin Public Library

Creative Development Reports

Cultural Asset Mapping Project 

Loans & Incentives

Business Expansion Incentive Program

Film & Digital Media Production Incentives

Family Business Loan Program

Small Business Assistance, Classes & Workshops

Souly Austin

Small Business Resource Directory

Artist Career Training

Business Assistance & Services

Classes & Events


Community-Based Funding & Support


Asian Creatives of Greater Austin

Austin Creative Alliance

Austin Federation of Musicians

Austin Music Commission

Austin Texas Musicians

Black Austin Musicians' Collective

EQ Austin

Music Venue Alliance Austin

The Amplified Sound Coalition

Business Assistance & Funding

Black Fret


Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts


Education & Outreach

Austin Blues Society

Austin Classical Guitar Society

Austin Latino Music Association

Austin Music Foundation

Austin Tejano Music Coalition

DiverseArts Culture Works

Girls Rock Austin

Kids in a New Groove

Live Music Tutor

Mosaic Sound Collective

Texas Music Office

Texas Music Workforce Coalition

Visit Austin

Health & Wellness

Health Alliance for Austin Musicians



SIMS Foundation

Professional Development

Austin Music Foundation

Austin Songwriters Group

Capitol View Arts

Dub Academy

Recording Academy Texas Chapter

Texas Heritage Songwriters Association