SOLAR STAR WISH
Submit your request to scale up solar at your school to wish sponsors. This includes solar reading lights, solar model car and boat kits, and pilot and commercial arrays.
Help make a solar star wish come true by sponsoring a teacher’s wish to scale up solar at their school. Not sure how much to give? See open wishes below.
SOLAR STAR OPEN WISHES
Lyra Schools Solar Project: Mazombe
Location: Iringa, Tanzania
Objective: Solar Powered Computer Lab
Solar Wish: 10kW solar array and battery system
Help us expand our Solar Schools Program to more rural schools transforming secondary education for students and creating a new generation who can be future tech stars and contribute to the global tech sector.
Below is the general cost for typical solar wish items. You can use this a guide for your donation amount. Every bit counts!
- Solar Reading Light ($25)
- Solar Model Car Kit ($30)
- Solar Model Boat Kit ($30)
- Pilot Solar Array for School (1kW – 25kW) ($5,000)
- Commercial Solar Array for School (>25k) ($50,000)
SOLAR STAR WISHES DO COME TRUE
UAS Solar Stars presented to the School Leadership and the Board for a 600kW Solar Array and were successfully sponsored. In 2019, it was installed on three campus buildings.