“Getting to college” doesn’t always equate to “Getting through college"
Nationally, only 11% of low-income students who go to college graduate with a degree by age 24
The PCEF Bright Futures program helps first generation students get “to and through” college. We make a long term commitment to students, providing guidance, coaching and support from tenth grade through to college graduation.
Bright Futures is helping Park City’s first-gen students beat the odds and make a positive impact on their families for generations to come.
From 10th grade through to college graduation.
Internships, mentors and shadow opportunities
Bright Futures Scholarships
Help students overcome financial barriers to higher education, thanks to generous donations from private donors and community organizations
Building a growth mindset, communication, accountability, self-advocacy, financial planning and a comprehensive “college-knowledge” curriculum
1 - 1 Coaching
To guide students and their parents through the college, financial aid & scholarship application process. Troubleshooting, problem solving… we are there for our students, every step of the way