The academy does have a scheme called STARS Reg.No.43|1V|11 PAN No.AAKTS2968 (Sports Training Aid Rendering Scheme) which aims at extending help and assistance to socially and financially disadvantaged students who are in the age group of 12 to 19 to get trained in the academy. This scheme is an ample demonstration of the social commitment of the academy. Sports Training Aid Rendering Scheme(STARS)-A Academy Renowned for Professionalism and Social Commitment.
STARS,a remarkable sporting venture functioning under St.Ephrem's Sports Academy-Athirampuzha-Mannanam, is in the forefront of providing training in games predominantly on Basketball and Cricket. Sofar, this academy has produced sporting talents of outstanding pedigree who have gone on to play at the State and National levels. The academy is amply backed up by the Government of Kerala and managed and operated upon under the inspiring leadership of Rev.Fr.AntonyKanjirathinkal CMI who mantles the twin roles as the Director of the academy and also the Warden of the hostel associated with STARS. The hostel does bestow upon the sporting students with adequate accommodation, nutritious diets, facilities and amenities to look after them round the clock.