City of Austin, Small Business Program has a new “Challenge Studio Incubator” with applications opening on Oct 14. The Challenge Studio is an intensive 9-month program that forms and supports a team of entrepreneurs as they solve social challenges. The areas of focus are food security and nutrition as it relates to improving food access and environmental quality in connection to zero waste. The goal is to create two new businesses whose products and services result in a local public benefit. Attend an information session on Oct 14 to learn more.