Rural College Promise program

Rural College Promise Program Launches with $3.1M Grant from the Greater Texas Foundation

by | Aug 18, 2021

The annual budget of UT Austin is roughly $3 billion. But many Texas students attend small rural colleges with nowhere near those resources.

Now Dallas-based Economic Mobility Systems, the Rural Community College Alliance, and the Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) are launching a pioneering program to create more equitable college and workforce outcomes for rural Texas students....