The City of Amarillo is accepting applications for its Mural Grant Program.

City officials say they intend to award a total of $30,000 to five areas, including the four quadrants of the city and the central business district.

The intentions  to help enhance the city’s appearance, increase employment opportunities in the arts, raise awareness and appreciation of the value of art, create civic pride, reduce blight, and encourage tourism.

Applications are being accepted until January 22nd, with the murals being completed by August 15th, 2024.

In order to apply for the grants, go to the City of Amarillo’s website