Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program

Scholarship Requirements

  • General Requirements

  • Florida Academic Scholarship (FAS) and Florida Medallion Scholarship (FMS)

  • Gold Seal Vocational Scholarship (GSV)

  • Gold Seal CAPE Scholarship (GSC)

  • High School GPA

  • College Entrance Exams

  • Requirements to Receive an Award (As determined by your postsecondary institution)

Community Service Documentation Process

  • Community Service Information

  • What Hours CANNOT Be Counted?

  • STEP 1: Contact a Community Agency

  • STEP 2: Community Service Proposal Form

  • STEP 3: Log and Reflect on Community Service Hours

Applying for the Bright Futures Scholarship

  • Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA)

  • Transcripts

  • Mid-Year Graduates

  • Notification of Eligibility

Other Ways to Qualify

  • Merit Recognition Programs

  • National Merit Finalists and Scholars

  • National Hispanic Scholars

  • Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) Diploma

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma

  • Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) Curriculum

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Curriculum