A SERIES is defined as a show with at least 20% original content that is cablecast weekly on the same day, time on a specific Austin Public channel during a 4-month season with a total running time of 28:30, 58:30 or 1:28:30. All current Producers who have completed Media Policy are eligible to apply for a Series. Series are limited to 1 application per Producer during the priority application period. A Series is a privilege, not a right.


THE PRIORITY APPLICATION PERIOD FOR WINTER 2019 IS DECEMBER 1 – 16: The Winter 2019 Season starts January 1st.



Winter 2019 Assigned Slots:  Updated on 1/22/19

Casual Bandage – LIVE Mondays @ 7:30pm on ch10, Studio 1
St James Worship Service – Sundays @ 7pm on ch11
Bible Study At St. James – Thursdays @ 5pm on ch11
Hillcrest Baptist Church – Sundays @ Noon on ch11
The Trailer Park Show – LIVE Mondays @ 5pm on ch10, Studio 1
Life word – Saturday @ 7pm on ch16
FUUCA Public Affairs Forum – Sundays @ 6pm on ch10
Up Late Austin – LIVE Mondays @ 10pm on ch16, Studio 1
Da Big Daddy G Show LIVE – LIVE Tuesdays @ 10pm on ch16, Studio 1
East 19th St MBC – Sunday @ 6pm ob ch11
Magic Video – LIVE Sunday @ 2pm on ch10, Studio 1
DaveTV – Sundays @ 5pm on ch16, Studio 1
Friendly Will BC ATX – Tuesdays @ 6am on ch11
Reasonably Spontaneous Conversations – Wednesdays @ 7pm on ch11
FAITH & TRUST HOUR – Saturday @ 7am on ch11
Fiesta Musical Television – LIVE Sundays @ 11am on ch16
Austin Music Television – Wednesdays @ 8pm on ch16
Jesus Vive – LIVE Sundays @ 11am on ch16, STUDIO 2
New Day Ministry – Sundays @ 9am on ch11
Berea Goshen Church – Wednesdays @ 8pm on ch11
GCBC WORSHIP HOUR – Monday @ 8pm on ch11
Eddie Arevalo’s SPOTLITE – LIVE Tuesdays @ 7:30pm on ch16, Studio 1
Democracy Now – Monday through Friday @ 6pm on ch16
Calvary Uplink – Saturday @ 5pm on ch11
Right Talk With Mike Lee – LIVe Mondays @ 6:30pm on ch10
JESUCRISTO ES LA SOLUCION – Sunday @ 8pm on ch11
MI ROCA ETERNA – Sunday @ 5pm on ch11
grace and truth ministries english – Sundays @ 8pm on ch16
grace and truth ministries Spanish – Sundays @ 7pm on ch10

Hispanic Today LIVE – Tuesdays @ 6:30pm on ch10 , STUDIO 2


Current Season: Fall 2018: Ends December 31st (apply anytime) 

Upcoming Season: Winter 2019 Season: January 1- April 30, 2019. 

Priority Application Period: December 1 @ 12:00 AM -  December 16 @ 11:59 PM.

Go to to see your series status

A Series is defined as a show (with at least 20% original content) that is cablecast weekly on the same day, time and channel during a 4-month season with a total running time of 28:30, 58:30 or 1:28:30. All current Producers, who have completed Media Policy, are eligible to apply for a Series. Series are limited to 1 application per Producer during the priority application period. A Series is a privilege, not a right.



The allocation of Series time slots are based on a first come first served application process with consideration for studio space requirements, studio availability, channel availability and TRT (Total Running Time) priority. Any scheduling conflicts will be made known to the Producers shortly after the priority application period and resolved based on the discretion of the Station Manager and the Programming and Production Associate. Once you are approved for a time slot, you'll be required to submit your first week's file and make your payment. The payment link will be emailed out with your series approval notification. 


Live Series will only be available during specified time slots on SundayMonday & Tuesday. These slots will be listed in the Live Time options seen below on this application. A live series show must justify the space requirement for Studio 1. Series allocations will be made with respect to those space requirements. 



Space and airtime preemptions can occur based on the discretion of the Station Manager with the following policies: no more than 2-times in a row in a 4-month Season and no more than 4 times in a 4-month Season. Austin Public staff will do its best to focus our programming and rentals during the open studio availability on Wednesday through Saturday and Producers will be given at least a 7-day notice of a pre-emption. 



Please upload your file at one of Austin Public's upload stations by Wednesday, December26th. As stated above, the digital file submission is no longer a step in the application process. The application process only consists of this form. 
If you’re applying for a pre-recorded series then please select your top three choices below. All 3 choice fields are required.       





Anyone operating the studio equipment needs to be crew certified. At least two crew members are required in Studio 1. Please list all of your crew members below (required):

If you are requesting Studio 1 then please describe the space requirements for your show below (required for Studio 1):

Please explain the size of your production and how you will utilize the space in studio 1.

All live show slots listed below can accommodate 28:30 and 58:30 shows. The slots that can  accommodate a 1:28:30 show are labeled. 


Please select your top three choices for your live show day and time. All 3 choice fields are required. 




The Priority Application Period is December 1 @ 12:00 AM -  December 16 @ 11:59 PM. Any Applications created outside that timeframe will not be considered for first priority. This application form is the only requirement for the Priority Application Period. 

Once approved, please submit your digital file (first week's file or back up file) by December 26th. The payment link will be sent out in a series approval email after the application period ends on August 12th. The payment amounts will be:

  • $15 - 28:30 Pre-recorded Series
  • $20 - 28:30 Live Series
  • $25 - 58:30 Pre-Recorded Series
  • $30 - 58:30 Live Series
  • $35 - 1:28:30 Pre-Recorded Series
  • $40 - 1:28:30 Live Series

Go to to see your series status. Applications will be added every 24-48 hours to the list. Series will be assigned slots during the week of December 17th. By submitting this form you agree to all terms listed on this application as well as Austin Public's policies and Procedures. 

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