Apply for Florida Bright Futures
Florida Bright Futures is one of 11 scholarships offered through the Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA). This year FFAA opens on October 1st. However, Seniors will complete the Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) with the BRACE Advisor in November. Even though they apply in November, seniors have until graduation to qualify for any of the Bright Futures Scholarships. This on-line application takes about 5 – 10 minutes to complete. To view the application for the FFAA go to:
Click: State Grants, Scholarships & Application
Look for: APPLY HERE
Click: Initial State Student Application
Proceed to application and complete carefully!
MAKE CERTAIN TO USE THE CORRECT SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER – If social security number is incorrect or missing from the high school record, the Bright Futures application will not beprocessed! It is advisable to check your transcript information carefully!
Date of birth, Social Security Number, Spelling of Name, Gender and Race – all must match transcript. Please see Guidance Office as soon as possible to correct errors.
Remember, students must file the Florida Financial Aid Application during the last year in high school, before graduation, or will forfeit all future eligibility for a Bright Futures Scholarship! It is good for 2 years after graduation – even those who plan to attend college out of state,enter the military, or have no immediate post-secondary plans now…PLEASE APPLY!!