• Why STAR?

    The Board of STAR Sponsorship Program, Inc. is dedicated to increasing educational options for children in Tarrant County whose parents do not have the financial means to provide an education best suited to their children’s unique needs...

  • Why donate?

    Try as we might, we have been unable to meet the demand from parents eager to sacrifice to give their children a better education. We have found most private schools are willing to give tuition discounts...

  • Why does the STAR Program work?

    The STAR Program maps out a partnership between donors, schools, and parents. We serve as the liaison between all to coordinate a pathway to success for the children. Schools provide the education, but must agree to provide...

Success Stories


  • Brianna

    Briana was a scholarship recipient in the STAR Sponsorship in 2011 after nine successful years in the program. The older of two girls, Briana’s mom was not able to send both girls to private school and sought out scholarships through STAR. Since her acceptance into the program in 2002, Briana has been a stellar student […]

  • Roderick

        My name is Roderick Demmings Jr. I am 21 years old and am a rising senior studying in the organ program of the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University. Ever since I was very young, I have always wanted to travel the world performing. So far, I’ve made it to ten countries, three […]

  • Brenton

    Brenton, twin brother of Brandon and younger brother of Kenneth, graduated as a STAR student with honors from Our Mother of Mercy in 2004. He received the Esto Dux Award for scholarship, leadership and service to his school. Brenton attended Calvary Christian Academy for his high school years and graduated with his twin brother Brandon […]

  • Maria

    Maria graduated from St. Rita Catholic School in 2009 and from Nolan Catholic High School in 2013 with the prestigious Chaminade & Marian Award. She is currently attending St. Mary’s University in San Antonio as a Biology major and Chemistry minor. Maria plans to attend medical school once she has graduated from St. Mary’s. Maria […]

  • Brandon

    Brandon graduated in 2004 from Our Mother of Mercy Catholic School and was nominated and received the American Way Award in recognition of excellent attitude toward God and country. Attended and graduated with honors in 2008 from Calvary Christian Academy. While at Calvary he was elected President of Senior National Honor Society, Vice-President nominee for […]

  • Chyna

    STAR Student Chyna graduated with honors from Our Lady of Victory in 2005, and then graduated from Fort Worth Country Day May 2009 Cum Laude; FWCD Scholar; National Society of High School Scholars. Chyna graduated from Boston University in 2014 with a degree in Finance. During one of the semesters she spent at BU she […]

  • A Letter from Natasha

    Dear STAR/CSF Fort Worth, Throughout elementary, middle, and high school I have always thrived to do my best and conquer any of the roadblocks that stood in my way. My academics have always been an essential part of my life. Because of all the hard work, effort, and dedication that I have put forth these […]

  • Christian

    Christian graduated from St. George Catholic school in 2009 with the American Way Award for his outstanding service to God and Country. He graduated from Calvary Christian Academy in 2013 as a member of Senior National Honor Society. He is currently attending the University of Texas at Arlington.

  • Gabriela

    Gabriela graduated from St. Rita Catholic School where she received the following honors/awards: Top Graduate Award from St. Rita Straight A Student Nat’l Junior Honor Society Honor Roll Student Perfect Attendance Duke Scholar President’s Award Sacristan Award Music Award Spanish Honors Superstar Award 2014 Basketball Champions-Undefeated Season

  • Edward

    Edward became a STAR student in 2000. He attended Our Lady of Victory through the 8th grade. He received multiple awards and was an outstanding honors graduate.  He received a substantial scholarship to Fort Worth Country Day and excelled there academically as well. Edward then went on to college at Washington University in Saint Louis, […]

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