Weld County

Bright Futures

Creating opportunities by investing in our future.

Veteran FAQS


Any Honorably Discharged Veteran who, AT THE TIME OF ENTERING MILITARY SERVICE, WAS A RESIDENT OF WELD COUNTY or graduated from a Weld County High School since 2006 and currently resides in Weld County is eligible for this grant.

Veteran Eligibility Requirements

Q: As a Military Veteran, how do I qualify for the Bright Futures program?

Q: I am a Veteran returning to reside in Weld County. How do I establish proof of residency and apply for this program?

Q: I was discharged with a General Discharge. Am I eligible for this program?

Q: I am currently an active duty member of the Guard. Am I eligible as an active duty member or do I need to wait until discharged?

Q: I meet the eligibility criteria and was Honorably Discharged from active duty service after 2016. How long do I have to use this program?

Q: Will this program interfere with my GI Bill benefits?

Q: Is there an appeal process for the residency timeline, time in service, etc?

As this program develops, details and requirements for the program may change. Please refer to this page often, and feel free to contact us if you have questions.

Updated April 08, 2016.

Contact Information

Michelle Jensen
Bright Futures Program Administrator
(970) 400-3258
Weld County Bright Futures
(970) 400-3258