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Welcome! We are excited to have you apply for our next Ascend Houston cohort.

Ascend Houston is a 2-year program designed to help increase the capacity of Houston’s minority and women-owned construction firms by developing a strong foundation for growth through contracting opportunities and business management resources.

This free training program will enhance your business skills with:
  • Business and Construction Management Education
  • Business Coaching and Technical Assistance
  • Credit and Budgeting Mentoring Sessions
  • Access to Affordable Capital
  • Certifications
  • Customized Business Growth Plan
  • Financial Projections and Personal Cash Flow Plans


Don’t delay - apply today! Only 20 seats available.

  • Application opens: August 13, 2021
  • Application deadline: September 8, 2021
  • Pre-Selection Interviews: September 20, 2021
  • First Day of Class: September 28, 2021
  • Last day of Class/Graduation:November 16, 2021


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