Members Only Awards and Scholarships
The Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy recognizes excellence of its membership and promotes the visibility of the Academy by sponsoring 4 important awards:
AWARD FOR SERVICE TO THe academy of neurologic physical Therapy
To acknowledge and honor a member of the Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy whose service to the Academy has been of exceptional value.
AWARD FOR CLINICAL EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION
To acknowledge and honor a member of the Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy whose clinical and/or academic neurologic educational contributions have been of exceptional value.
AWARD FOR CLINICAL EXCELLENCE IN NEUROLOGY
To honor an outstanding clinician whose major professional practice falls within the area of neurologic physical therapy.
To acknowledge a physical therapist and Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy member who has demonstrated continuing excellence in research related to neurological physical therapy science, theory, practice, or education.
MARYLOU BARNES ADOPT-A-DOC AWARD (PODS II) - $15,000
The purpose of this scholarship award is to make a positive step toward eliminating the shortage of doctoral prepared faculty for physical therapy educational programs.
PATTI LEAHY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (PODS I) - $7,500
The purpose of this scholarship award is to recognize an outstanding doctoral candidate committed to physical therapy education.