Texas Rising Star Benefits | Collaborative For Children

Texas Rising Star Benefits

When you become a Texas Rising Star Certified Provider, benefits include:

  • Increased subsidy reimbursements depending on star level, ranging from 5% to 9%
  • Scholarships, grants and training opportunities
  • Free or low-cost federal, state and local resources
  • Free one-on-one mentoring


Who Can Apply? 
How to Apply for Texas Rising Star 



The Gulf Coast Workforce Board supports early education and care quality improvement through funding for Collaborative for Children to administer Texas Rising Star certifications in the 13-county Houston-Galveston region of Texas. Together with its operating affiliate Workforce Solutions, the Board is committed to enhancing and raising the quality of service to both the current and future workforce.