The City of Austin, Small Business Program is offering The Small Business Accelerator, an intensive training program designed to help small businesses headquartered in Austin seek new markets and enhanced value for their enterprise, application deadline Aug 9.  Also apply for Austin Fast Start Mobility Innovation Pitch Competition by Aug 11.  Early-stage, Austin-based startups can apply and compete for a $2,500 cash prize + in-kind prizes to help improve Austin’s transportation systems and infrastructure. And, the City of Austin: Heritage Grant, deadline Aug 16,  is looking to preserve, restore and rehabilitate historic buildings, sites or districts and plan educational and marketing projects focused on historic properties and districts. Apply now!