College Readiness and Completion Models 2021 (CRCM-2021)

Program Purpose

The College Readiness and Completion Models Program is established to support Texas public institutions of higher education (IHEs) in implementing, enhancing, and scaling evidence-based promising and best practices that impact college readiness and gateway course completion outcomes.

The 2021 Request for Applications (RFA) strives to address institutions’ challenges and opportunities through two (2) models: (1) College Readiness Models and (2) Completion Models. Eligible Applicants may choose to address the components of either or both a College Readiness and/or Completion Model as outlined in Section 3.2 (Eligible Projects).

Important Dates

Dates Application Steps
July 20, 2021 RFA Published
August 2, 2021 Notice of Intent, 5:00 p.m. CT (REQUIRED)
August 2, 2021 Last Day for Application Inquiries, 5:00 p.m. CT
August 11, 2021 Application Deadline, 5:00 p.m. CT
August 16, 2021 THECB Announcement of Grant Awards


Grant Process Information

Application Forms

Point of Contact

All inquiries and communications concerning this RFA should be directed in writing via email. 

College Readiness Models
Keylan Morgan
Assistant Director, Developmental Education
Division for College Readiness and Success


Completion Models
Waylon Metoyer
Program Specialist V, College Completion
Division for College Readiness and Success

No contact shall be made with other THECB personnel regarding this RFA. Failure to comply with this requirement may result in the disqualification of an Application.