hopeful as in likely to turn out well in the future
"had a bright future in publishing"
"the scandal threatened an abrupt end to a promising political career"
"a hopeful new singer on Broadway"
brightwith brightness; emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts; having strong or striking color; characterized by quickness and ease in learning; having lots of light either natural or artificial; made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; splendid; not made dim or less bright; clear and sharp and ringing; characterized by happiness or gladness; likely to turn out well in the future
promising showing possibility of achievement or excellence; likely to turn out well in the future