ProStart Program
Overview

ProStart reaches nearly 140,000 students in the United States, Guam and Department of Defense Education Activity schools in Europe and Asia.

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Program
Experience

Hands-on and group instruction gives students a unique classroom experience.

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The ProStart Way

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ProStart
Competitions

Students can compete for scholarships and recognition by showcasing their culinary techniques and managment skills during ProStart Invitationals.

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ProStart
Coordinators

Find your state's ProStart coordinator to learn more about the program.

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