Accelerating Credentials of Purpose and Value Planning Grants

Program Overview

In May 2022 Commissioner Harrison Keller announced the Accelerating Credentials of Purpose and Value Planning Grant opportunity that supports public Texas colleges, universities and health-related institutions planning for the accelerated development or expansion of short-term industry-recognized postsecondary credentials required by high-demand careers in the following areas:

  • Advanced Manufacturing (Including Biomedical)
  • Data Analytics
  • Digital Skills
  • Front-line Healthcare
  • General Management/Sales
  • Transportation/Logistics

Please see Commissioner Keller’s announcement for more details.

Commissioner Keller’s Announcement
Budget Form
Federal Forms

This is not a competitive grant. Planning grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to eligible applicants. Applicants must submit a letter of interest, proposed budget, letter of commitment from the workforce sector and required federal certification and disclosure forms.