CPRIT procures goods and services for agency use including but not limited to the following:

  • Supplies and equipment
  • Consulting and other services
  • Contract labor
  • Maintenance contracts

CPRIT’s Procurement Plan and Contract Management Handbook provides insight into the contracting policies and practices followed by the agency consistent with the State of Texas Procurement Manual and State of Texas Contract Management Guide published by the Comptroller of Public Accounts.

CPRIT Contracts with a Value of $15,000 or More

Current Solicitations

Title Closing Date Reference Number Type
CPRIT 2022 Innovations VI Conference Venue 02/02/2022 4:00 PM 542-22-002 Request for Proposal (RFP)

Centralized Master Bidders List (CMBL)

The CMBL is a mailing list for vendors to receive bids based on the products or services which can be provided to the State of Texas. Registration on the CMBL is an effective tool for businesses to use to market their products and services to state agencies and institutions of higher education. CMBL registration can be done online. The $70 annual registration fee may be submitted online or via mail.

Historically Underutilized Business (HUB)

The Comptroller of Public Accounts (CPA) administers Texas’ Statewide Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Program in accordance with Texas Government Code (TGC), Chapter 2161 and Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Title 34, Part 1, Chapter 20, Subchapter B.

The HUB program is designed to facilitate the participation of minority and women owned businesses in state agency procurement opportunities. To apply for HUB certification, contact the Statewide HUB Program at:

Statewide HUB Program
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Email: cpa.hub@cpa.state.tx.us
Phone: 512-463-5872 or 888-863-5881

Electronic State Business Daily (ESBD)

The ESBD was created pursuant to Texas Government Code, § 2155.074(I) and the Administrative Procedures Act as a means for all state agencies to provide notice directly and electronically on the Internet of procurements with a value exceeding $25,000.

CPRIT Information:

Purchasing and HUB Contact: Donald Brandy
Phone: 512-305-8498
Fax: 512-475-2563
Email: dbrandy@cprit.texas.gov