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AMBUCS Scholars
Sponsor: AMBUCS
P.O. Box 5127
High Point, NC 27262
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate juniors or seniors or graduate students pursuing their master's or doctoral degrees and must have been accepted into an accredited program in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language pathology or hearing audiology. Assistant programs are ineligible. Selection is based on financial need, U.S. citizenship, community service, academic achievement, character and career plans.

Amount: $500-$6,000
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ambucs.org

BrightLife Direct Physical Therapy Scholarship
Sponsor: BrightLife Direct
6925 Willow Street NW
Suite D
Washington, DC 20012
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA, currently enrolled in a CAPTE or ACOTE accredited program and have completed at least one year of their program. Students will need to complete a short essay on why they decided to pursue a career in physical/occupational therapy.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: July 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.brightlifedirect.com/brightlife-physical-therapist-scholarship.asp

Christian Care Retirement Community Scholarship
Sponsor: The Wells County Foundation, Inc.
360 North Main Street
Suite C
Bluffton, IN 46714
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to study in the fields of food preparation, medical, recreational therapy or social services and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to current employees of Christian Care Retirement Community and those interested in pursuing a career related to services for the elderly.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 18
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wellscountyfound.org

Daniel Altmiller and Elizabeth Altmiller Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
538 Franklin Street
P.O. Box 1547
Columbus, IN 47202
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation. Students must be planning to pursue a bachelor's degree at an accredited college or university majoring in either education, occupational therapy or physical therapy. Preference is given to those specializing in special education, pediatric occupational or pediatric physical therapy. Special consideration is also given to students participating in their high school's Best Buddies program.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 13
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.heritagefundbc.org

Douglas Community Scholarship
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion
1500 Valley River Drive
Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Douglas County with a grade point average of at least 3.3. Students must attend a public college in Oregon and complete the FAFSA. Applicants must major in medicine, nursing, public health, occupational therapy or related health occupations. Selection is based on financial need and the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://oregonstudentaid.gov/scholarships.aspx

Health Research and Educational Trust Health Career Scholarships
Sponsor: New Jersey Hospital Association
760 Alexander Road
P.O. Box 1
Princeton, NJ 08543-0001
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents. They must be undergraduate juniors, undergraduate seniors or graduate students enrolled in a nursing, allied health professions, healthcare administration or hospital administration degree program. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the quality of the personal essay submitted as part of the application.

Amount: At least $2,000
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Application instructions are available online. Applicant contact information, a personal essay, an official transcript and proof of financial need are required.
Website: http://www.njha.com

Julia D. Sweeney Scholarship
Sponsor: American Occupational Therapy Foundation
Attn: Jeanne Cooper
4720 Montgomery Lane
Suite 202
Bethesda, MD 20814
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of New Mexico. Students must be enrolled in an occupational therapy or occupational therapy assistant program within the state of New Mexico. Applicants must be members of the New Mexico Occupational Therapy Association.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: October 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://aotf.org/scholarshipsgrants

Kappa Delta Phi
Sponsor: American Occupational Therapy Foundation
Attn: Jeanne Cooper
4720 Montgomery Lane
Suite 202
Bethesda, MD 20814
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled full-time in an AOTA accredited occupational therapy program. Students must have completed at least one year of occupational therapy specific course work. Priority is given to students of Arizona, California, Florida, Iowa, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri and Ohio.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: October 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://aotf.org/scholarshipsgrants

Katherine H. Dilley Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Arizona State Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a degree program in occupational therapy or physical therapy at an accredited institution of higher learning. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 10
How to apply: Applications are available by request. A letter of application, financial aid form, official transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.arizonadar.org

Laura N. Dowsett Fund
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors, college seniors or graduate students. Minimum 2.7 GPA required.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 18
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Lydia Murray Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: The Wells County Foundation, Inc.
360 North Main Street
Suite C
Bluffton, IN 46714
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to pursue a career in nursing, music therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy or special education.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wellscountyfound.org

NorthCoast Medical
Sponsor: American Occupational Therapy Foundation
Attn: Jeanne Cooper
4720 Montgomery Lane
Suite 202
Bethesda, MD 20814
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled full-time in an AOTA accredited occupational therapy program. Students must have completed at least one year of occupational therapy specific course work.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: October 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://aotf.org/scholarshipsgrants

Suburban Hospital Casey Scholarships
Sponsor: Suburban Hospital Scholarship Program
8600 Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, MD 20814
Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in their final two years of study. Current employees must be looking to train within a critically-needed area, while non-employees must be applying for a nursing degree. Successful applicants will need to commit to a period of employment with Suburban Hospital after qualification.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: November 30; April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.suburbanhospital.org

Texas Occupational Therapy Association Scholarships
Sponsor: American Occupational Therapy Foundation
Attn: Jeanne Cooper
4720 Montgomery Lane
Suite 202
Bethesda, MD 20814
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Texas Occupational Therapy Association (TOTA). They must be Texas residents who are enrolled in an occupational therapy certificate, associate's or professional degree program at an accredited Texas school. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: November 15
How to apply: Applications are available by request from Jeanne Cooper, who is the scholarship coordinator at the American Occupational Therapy Association. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://aotf.org/scholarshipsgrants

Wallace & Catherine Lytle Family Scholarship
Sponsor: Wayne County Community Foundation
517 N Market St
Wooster, OH 44691
Eligibility: Applicants must have graduated from a Wayne County high school in Ohio or resided in Wayne County for three years. Students must pursue a degree as a Registered Nurse, Licensed Practitioner Nurse or a speech, physical or occupational therapist. Applicants must have financial need.

Amount: $3,350
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.waynecountycommunityfoundation.org