Thousands Of Florida Students Earn Bright Futures ScholarshipsOn average, 38,750 students earn Bright Futures Scholarships every year in Florida. That is $123 million in Lottery revenue that has benefited scholars.
Students All Over Florida Have Benefited From Bright Futures ScholarshipsBright Futures Scholarships could mean the difference between loans for higher learning and finishing school debt free.
Scott Pitches $65 Million In Help For College StudentsGov. Rick Scott continued Thursday to roll out his budget proposal for the coming year, pitching a nearly $65 million plan to reduce the cost of college by repealing the sales tax on textbooks and extending Bright Futures scholarships to cover summer courses.
Not-So-Bright Future For Popular Scholarship ProgramThe future could possibly be a little dimmer for some of Florida’s upcoming high school seniors who plan to apply for the Bright Futures scholarship.
Several Fla. Universities Named "Best Values" In Annual ListIn-state tuition costs are double what they were just ten years ago, yet many of the Sunshine State's public universities remain a good value, according to the latest annual “Best Values in Public Colleges” list compiled by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.
Bill Ties Bright Futures To Working In FloridaA House Republican filed a bill Wednesday that would require future recipients of Bright Futures scholarships to reimburse the state if they do not graduate or if they go to work outside of Florida.