Grant for Technology Opportunities Program (GTOPs)

The Grant for Technology Opportunities Program (GTOPs) is a grant administered by the Community Technology division directed at improving the community's ability to fully participate in the digital society. GTOPs provides three award pathways for local Austin nonprofit groups to apply for funding.
GTOPs Award Pathways
  1. Core Funding ($10,000 - $35,000)
  2. Mini Funding ($5,000 - $10,000)  - Further information will be provided in CY 2021!
  3. Capacity Funding ($150 - $2,500)
* Organizations can only be funded once per year per pathway.
Vision
  • A community where all citizens have access to the internet, devices, and knowledge needed to fully participate in digital society
Mission
  • To provide matching grant funds to Austin organizations for projects that create digital opportunities and promote digital equity in innovative ways.
Goals
  • Increase use of digital and communications technology devices
  • Increase knowledge and skills of digital and communications technology
  • Increase access to and usage of the Internet