Centennial Scholar Application

Centennial Scholar Application Deadline – July 24, 2020

Expected Selection Notification Date – August 28, 2020

Eligibility and Application Requirements:

  1. Be a current PT, PTA, or student member of the APTA at the time of application and throughout the 2021 calendar year.

  2. Attend three mandatory in-person events and regularly scheduled virtual meetings (expenses paid by the sponsoring chapter). The in-person events are currently scheduled for:

    1. January 16, 2021, New York, NY
    2. April 2021, in Alexandria, VA (exact date TBD)
    3. September 12, 2021 in Washington, D.C.
  3. Commit to developing and completing a capstone project in collaboration with the sponsoring chapter, which may extend beyond 2021.
  4. Submit a completed application by the application deadline.

Required Application Materials:

  1. Completed application.
  2. Resume or CV detailing educational, professional, and volunteer service experience.
  3. Two letters of recommendation from people familiar with your potential for future professional leadership and your ability to successfully complete a capstone project for your component.
  • For students: at least one letter of recommendation should be from your physical therapy program academic and/or clinical faculty.
  1. Interview by request (to be completed via Zoom).