The Grant for Technology Opportunities Program (GTOPs) is a grant administered by the Digital Inclusion Program directed at improving the community's ability to fully participate in the digital society. GTOPs provides four award pathways for local Austin nonprofit groups to apply for funding or devices.

GTOPs Award Pathways

  1. Core Funding ($10,000 to $25,000)
  2. Collaborative Funding ($50,000)
  3. Capacity Funding ($150 - $2,500)
  4. Devices (10-30 devices)

* Organizations may submit one application for each pathway in any given cycle.


A community where all citizens have access to the internet, devices and knowledge needed to fully participate in digital society


To provide matching grant funds to Austin organizations for projects that create digital opportunities and promote digital equity in innovative ways.


  • 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