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Bright Futures

Eligibility Requirements

In order for a student to qualify for Bright Futures, all five requirements must be met:

  1. Submit a complete Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA), also known as the state application (no later than August 31 of graduation year);

  2. Complete the required coursework (by high school graduation);

  3. Achieve the required grade point average in the required coursework;

  4. Complete the required number of service/work hours (by established deadline); and

  5. Achieve the required college entrance exam* score (no later than June 30 of graduation year).

 *College Entrance Exams

OSFA will evaluate students based on official ACT® and SAT® test scores obtained directly from the two national test companies through the state test repository.

For more information, view the Bright Futures Student Handbook.