Student Emerging Leadership Award
The Recipient of the award will receive $1000 to be awarded at the WPTA 2016 Spring Conference.
Current PT or PTA student
PT/PTA students will write an essay (no longer than 500 words) to apply that should address and will be assessed in 3 areas:
1) School or community involvement including any job experience
2) WPTA/APTA involvement
3) Goals for professional development and strategy/plan to accomplish these goals upon graduation
Additionally, 2 professional letters of recommendation are required.
The applications should be sent to the WPTA Academic Liaison Committee Chair, Erik Gregersen, at firstname.lastname@example.org
) by January 31st. The application essay should be a word document or PDF. Please attach/send the two letters of recommendation and student application essay in one email. In the email also include full name, what school attending, year in school, APTA ID# and address.
The winner will be chosen by the WPTA Academic Liaison Committee and notified within two weeks of the application deadline.