AMBUCS Scholars- Scholarships for Therapists
National AMBUCS™, Inc. offers scholarships to students (U.S. citizens) in their junior/senior year in a bachelor’s degree program, or a graduate program leading to a master’s or doctoral degree.
Awards range from $500 to $1,500 annually. There is one two-year award in the amount of $6,000. Approximately $225,000 is awarded annually. Award monies are deposited each semester to the student’s credit account with the financial aid office of the educational institution.
Students must be accepted in an accredited program by the appropriate health therapy profession authority in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language pathology, and hearing audiology. Assistant programs are not eligible.
Awards are based on financial need, US citizenship, commitment to local community, demonstrated academic accomplishment, character for compassion and integrity, and career objectives.
National AMBUCS™, Inc. will accept applications from Mid-January until April 15.
A list of semi-finalists will be posted on-line April 25th. Students will not be notified of their semi-finalist status by mail, they must check the on-line listing.
Scholarships are announced in late June. Chapters will be mailed the award certificates after awards are announced.