Apply for the Dr. Tom Stewart and Student Leadership Awards Today

by Jeffrey Rothman | Apr 03, 2018

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Dr. Tom Stewart Leadership Award and PPTA Student Leadership Awards! Applications are due by June 30, 2018.


Dr. Tom Stewart leadership Award

The scholarship is to fund a student PT who is in their last year of school to attend the PPTA Annual Conference.  This award includes hotel stay for 2 nights, conference registration,  admission to the PT-PAC fundraiser, and acknowledgment with framed certificate which will be presented at the PPTA Annual Membership Meeting during the conference. 

Dr. Tom Stewart Leadership Award



PPTA Student Leadership Award

This award acknowledges a student who has already shown that they are on the path towards an active contribution to the APTA on a local, state, or national level as they transition to a professional member of the Association.

PPTA Student Leadership Award Application

The winning recipients are chosen based on the merits:
1. APTA Involvement
2. Leadership
3. Community Involvement as well as a personal statement and sponsor letter information. 


A framed certificate, leadership pin, and first year APTA career starter dues* fully paid by the PPTA membership committee (*PA Chapter dues still to be paid by Student Leadership Award winner) will be presented to the recipient(s) and their respective school(s) during the PPTA Annual Membership meeting at the PPTA conference.