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I am a TOPS grad

In recognition of the 25th anniversary of the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS), the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation is initiating the “I am a TOPS grad” campaign to create a TOPS graduate community. All TOPS graduates are invited to … Continue reading

TOPS Constitutional Amendment Passed

On October 22, 2011, Louisiana voters passed Constitutional Amendment No. 1. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal said, “We have met with the Taylor Foundation over the last few weeks to discuss how we can continue to protect the program even during … Continue reading

Alaska becomes 23rd Taylor Plan State

On May 10, 2010, Governor Parnell signed SB 221 into law, creating  the Alaska Performance Scholarship. This merit-based scholarship will provide incentive for Alaska students to take a more rigorous curriculum to better prepare for college or job training and … Continue reading

Wyoming enacts Taylor Plan

On March 4, 2005, Governor Dave Freudenthal signed into a law the Wyoming Hathaway Scholarship Program.  The program establishes endowments for higher education and scholarships for Wyoming high school students to attend a Wyoming community college or the University of Wyoming. … Continue reading