James B. McKillip Scholarship for Physical Therapy

3 winners, $2,500 each
Application Deadline
Apr 1, 2024
Winners Announced
May 1, 2024
Education Level
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Graduate student in their first two years
Field of Study:
Physical therapy
Education Level:
Field of Study:
Graduate student in their first two years
Physical therapy

The James B. McKillip Scholarship is specifically crafted to aid physical therapist students who display an entrepreneurial spirit, ownership mindset and commitment to progress in the profession of physical therapy.

The entrepreneurial approach of these students enables them to identify opportunities, create solutions, and spearhead advancements in the physical therapy support the health and wellbeing of communities and the sustainability of the profession.

This scholarship seeks to honor James B. McKillip by supporting students who are leaders amongst their peers and are dedicated to lifelong learning. 

Any graduate student who is in a physical therapy program may apply for this scholarship opportunity. Ideal applicants will demonstrate personal and professional engagement, entrepreneurial savvy, coaching or volunteering experience, and leadership skills.

To apply, please write an essay explaining why physical therapy is important to you and how you hope to contribute to the profession through your career.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Passion
Published October 27, 2023