Renaissance Scholarships, Inc. offers donors a unique opportunity to make a positive impact on Alabama’s families and children.  By donating to RSI, you are opening the doors of opportunity by giving children the financial capability to fulfill their highest potential through the best education possible. 

Under the Alabama Accountability Act, donors who contribute to a scholarship granting organization such as RSI may claim a dollar-for-dollar state tax credit against up to 100% of their Alabama tax liability not to exceed $100,000.  Your tax credit may also be carried forward for three years.  

Corporate contributors can donate and reserve a dollar-for-dollar tax credit up to 100% of their TOTAL state tax liability without a maximum limit.



  1. Click to download instructions on how to claim your tax credit.

  2. Visit to reserve your tax credit. You will need to have or create a My Alabama Taxes (MAT) logon.

  3. Once you have reserved your tax credit, you or your company will have thirty days to make a donation to Renaissance Scholarships, Inc. RSI then uses your contribution to fund tuition scholarships to Alabama students.

    Mail your donation to:
        Renaissance Scholarships, Inc.
        3800 Colonnade Parkway, Suite 430
        Birmingham, AL 35243


  4. Get the tax credit.


Renaissance Scholarships, Inc. is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors from across Alabama. 


Joe McCarty, President

Birmingham, AL


Rodney Gibson

Anniston, AL

T. Michael Goodrich

Birmingham, AL

Donald Hess

Birmingham, AL

Kathryn W. Miree

Birmingham, AL

Cathy Mozingo

Montgomery, AL

Gray Plosser

Birmingham, AL

Dana Town

Madison, AL