Project STARS Donor Information

The Stanley Tate Project STARS (Scholarship Tuition For At-Risk Students) is the Foundation’s largest program, representing 77% of the Foundation’s 42,099 scholarships. Project STARS is a matching scholarship program funded annually by the Florida Legislature and matched dollar-for-dollar by private sector donations. The program targets low-income students who are at risk of dropping out of school and gives them an incentive and opportunity to plan and prepare for college.

Project STARS donors include a notable group of public school foundations, school districts, community groups, businesses and other 501(c)3 organizations that are dedicated to providing the children of Florida with guidance and educational opportunities.