• Bright Futures Work & Volunteer Hours Information

    Bright Futures Work & Volunteer Hours Proposal Form

    Bright Futures Work & Volunteer Hours Log Sheet

    Bright Futures Eligibility Matrix

    Bright Futures Application Instruction

    Step by Step Instructions to Apply for Bright Futures with Pictures


    The Office of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA) will begin evaluations of 2023-24 high school seniors in late March. 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, 2024);
    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 hours (by high school graduation)
    5. Achieve the required college entrance exam score (no later than August 31, 2024).

    College Entrance Exams OSFA will evaluate students based on official ACT® and SAT® and CLT (R) test scores obtained directly from the three national test companies through the state test repository which means each test score must be sent to a Florida public University.

    For Early Evaluation, OSFA will use tests taken through January 31, 2024. Although ACT® and SAT® and CLT (R) may offer test dates for 2024 graduates after May 2024, final evaluations for 2024 seniors will consider test dates through August 31, 2024