About the AMBUCS Scholarship: The AMBUCS Scholarship program, administered by National AMBUCS, Inc., is a one-of-a-kind effort that assists students pursuing degrees in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, and hearing audiology. AMBUCS, an organisation dedicated to promoting mobility and independence for people with disabilities, provides these scholarships to assist in meeting the demand for therapists.ScholarshipBoard
Host Institution: Universities in the U.S.
Level of Study: Masters and Ph.D. Degrees
Field of Study: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology & Hearing Audiology
Number of Scholarships: 250
The AMBUCS scholarship is open to applicants who exhibit outstanding potential but lack the means for this education without aid.
Scholarship Value and Inclusions: Over $200,000 is awarded annually, with individual awards ranging from $600 to $1,500. There is one two-year award in the amount of $6,000. Award monies are deposited into the student’s credit account with the financial aid office of the educational institution
Acceptance Rate: Not Stated
Eligibility for the AMBUCS Scholarship Program
Students must be US citizens accepted into a graduate-level program that is accredited by the appropriate therapy profession authority in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, or hearing audiology. Assistant or undergraduate programs are not eligible. Awards are based on financial need, commitment to the local community, character for compassion and integrity, and career objectives.
- Application form
- Letters of recommendation
- Personal statement essay
- College transcripts.
Application Portal: https://ambucs.org/therapists/scholarship-program/
AMBUCS Scholarship Step-by-Step Application Guide
- Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria set by AMBUCS. You must demonstrate financial need and be accepted into the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at the University of Georgia. Meet all other eligibility requirements regarding residency status, academic standing, etc.
- Get your application materials ready, including your personal statement, letters of recommendation, academic transcripts, and any other required documents. Make sure to follow the provided guidelines. Your materials must clearly present your qualifications and financial needs.AMBUCS Scholarship Program for Therapist 2023 Application
- Fill out the AMBUCS application forms fully and accurately. Follow all instructions given to provide details on your background, academics, extracurriculars, future goals, and financial situation. Ensure your responses are clear, thoughtful, and coherent.
The deadline for the submission of the AMBUCS Scholarship Program for Therapist 2023 Application is May 1, 2023.