State Incentives

Our local leaders can help you locate and apply for incentives offered by The State of Texas. A brief overview of available programs is listed below.

Texas Enterprise Fund

This fund was created as a tool to attract business and create jobs in Texas. Applicants must make significant capital investment, provide high-quality jobs, and complete an Enterprise Fund application, approved in Austin.

Texas Emerging Technology Fund

This relatively new fund is targeted to support projects that create high-tech / emerging tech new jobs or lead to medical or scientific breakthroughs.

Texas Capital Fund

The Texas Capital Fund provides economic development grants and loans to 'non-entitlement communities' such as Brady. Use of the funds include road and utility infrastructure, acquisition and construction of real property, and main street public infrastructure improvements.

Industrial Revenue Bond Program

This provides taxable and tax-exempt bond financing for land and depreciable property for industrial or manufacturing projects.

Small Business Development Center

Offered through Angelo State University, the purpose of the SBDC is to assist new entrepreneurs in realizing their business potential and assist existing small business in remaining competitive in our changing global economy. It provides this no cost service through its affiliation with America's most comprehensive small business assistance network in the country.