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    Bright Flight Program

    Offered by Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated May 1, 2024
    Multiple awards worth up to

    $3,000

    Grade level

    High School Senior

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    June 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    Introducing the Bright Flight Program, a golden opportunity for Missouri residents who are high school seniors with exceptional ACT or SAT scores. This prestigious scholarship is exclusively for those who have achieved a composite score in the top 3 percent of all Missouri students or in the top 4th or 5th percentiles. If you’re ready to embark on a full-time educational journey at a Missouri postsecondary institution, seize this chance to shine with the Bright Flight Program.

    About Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development

    The Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development's mission is to put Missourians on a path to learn, work, and prosper. They envision a state in which every Missourian is empowered with the skills and education needed for success.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    High School Senior

    Minimum GPA

    2.5

    State

    Missouri

    Application information

    Interested students must complete and submit an Advanced Placement Incentive Grant application and attach a copy of their Advanced Placement Score Report in order to apply.

    No essay

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    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development at [email protected].

    Is this scholarship renewable?

    Yes, the Bright Flight Program is renewable.

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