AMBUCS Scholarships for Therapists

AMBUCS
Type Scholarship
Amount $11,000
Duration 1 Year

Contact program administrator for more details.

Description

National AMBUCS™, Inc is a national service organization dedicated to creating mobility and independence for people with disabilities. Some of the works AMBUCS members are involved in include performing community service, donating AmTryke® therapeutic tricycles to individuals with disabilities and providing scholarships for students who aspire to become therapists.

Since 1955, AMBUCS has granted over 13,000 scholarships through the AMBUCS Scholarships for Therapists Program. Funds for this program are provided entirely by AMBUCS chapters and private donations. The Scholarships for Therapists Program was created as a way to ensure that a new generation of therapists will continue to enhance the lives of people with disabilities. Today, AMBUCS’ Scholarships for Therapists Program is the largest private single source of educational grants for therapists in America.

The program is open to students who are U.S. citizens at junior level in college or above. Students must be enrolled in an accredited program by the appropriate health therapy profession authority in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology or audiology and must be able to demonstrate financial need. Approximately $150,000 is awarded annually.

Ethnicity

  • Not Applicable

Other Restrictions

Assistant programs are not eligible.

Citizenship

This funding opportunity requires applicants to hold U.S. Citizenship.

More Information

Scholarship Program

National Scholarship Committee
AMBUCS
C/o AMBUCS Resource Center
P.O. Box 5127
High Point, NC 27262