HSHP Scholarship Information

Department of Occupational Therapy

The following scholarships are available for students majoring in Occupational Therapy. Scholarships are based on financial need unless noted otherwise.

Charles A. Frueauff Foundation

Awarded to outstanding undergraduate students in the Departments of Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology or in programs in community health education, therapeutic recreation, and health policy studies.

Who can apply: Outstanding students

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Arkell Hall Foundation Scholarship

Awarded to undergraduate students showing outstanding academic ability in the Departments of Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology or in programs in community health education, therapeutic recreation, and health policy studies.

Who can apply: Outstanding students

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Susan Brokaw Kimmons Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to a senior in occupational therapy for the fifth year of study. The student must be in good academic standing and have demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to a student with an interest in hand therapy.

Who can apply: Current OT senior

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Tioga County Home Bureau Scholarship

Awarded to a deserving student majoring in therapeutic recreation or occupational therapy. Preference is given to therapeutic recreation majors. Financial need is not required.

Who can apply: Any student

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National Rehabilitation Medical Network Scholarship

Awarded to a full-time graduate student in the Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, or Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.  Eligible students must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.5 and demonstrate outstanding clinical performance. Financial need is not a requirement.

The National Rehabilitation Medical Network specializes in treating persons with physical disabilities caused by spinal cord and head injuries, stroke, arthritis, amputation, multiple sclerosis, post-polio syndrome, and other neurological and orthopedic conditions.

It has grown from a single hospital to The NRH Medical Rehabilitation Network providing inpatient and outpatient care and day treatment programs. The network provides nearly 200,000 ambulatory visits annually in addition to the hospital's more than 1,700 inpatient admissions. Physicians nationwide consistently rank NRH among “America’s Best Hospitals,” as reported by U.S. News & World Report.

Who can apply:  Graduate students majoring in Physical Therapy,
                             Occupational Therapy or Speech-Language 
                             Pathology and Audiology

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