Bright Futures Grant

Bright Futures Grant Information

The best place to find information about the grant is to go to their website. Click Here!


  • Weld County resident for two of the student’s high school years with one being their senior year.
  • Stay Enrolled at your higher education institute or training program
  • Maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA
  • 16 hours of community service in Weld County
  • The grant must be started within 2 years of GED or graduation and completed within 6 years


  • Create an online account at
  • Complete an online application
  • Complete your FAFSA and upload the page that identifies your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) information in the Programs section, by adding a new program. Enter the EFC value in the box, as well.
  • Complete 16 hours of community service in Weld County and upload your completed community service log to Programs.
  • Attend the mandatory meeting and acknowledge your attendance in Programs.
  • Enter school interest information in ‘My Colleges’–check the enrolled box and select the appropriate semester and school year.

Mandatory Meetings 
Below you will find the Bright Futures YouTube channel; there you will find the Mandatory Meeting Part 1 and Part 2, along with other informational materials.

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