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Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program

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June 06, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Bright Futures Scholarship will renew automatically each year (up to the scholarship limit) if the student maintains the required GPA and earns the required credit hours.

    Applicant must be a Florida resident and a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, as determined by the student's post-secondary institution and must complete the Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) no later than August 31st after high school graduation. Must earn a standard Florida high school diploma or its equivalent from a Florida public high school or a registered Florida Department of Education private high school and not have been found guilty of, or plead nolo contendere to, a felony charge, unless the student has been granted clemency by the Governor and Cabinet sitting as the Executive Office of Clemency. Must be accepted by and enroll in a degree or certificate program at an eligible Florida public or independent postsecondary institution and enrolled in at least 6 non-remedial semester credit hours (or the equivalent in quarter or clock hours) per term. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Scholarship Committee
  • osfa@fldoe.org
  • 888-827-2004

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Daniell J  on 5/19/2019 6:49:27 PM

HI. I did apply but I am not sure about the award. Every bit helps. Thank you.

A.A.  on 5/8/2019 8:09:56 PM

You may also be a home-schooler to qualify. You do not have to be enrolled in a public or private school in Florida. A graduate of a home education program in Florida is just as eligible for Bright Future Scholarships.

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