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Mike Peters Memorial Scholarship

Funded by
1 winner$1,000
Application Deadline
Oct 31, 2024
Winners Announced
Nov 30, 2024
Education Level
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Field of Study:
Physical therapy
Education Level:
High school, undergraduate, or graduate student

Michael J. Peters was an incredible man who exemplified a lifelong commitment to learning and growing.

Mike was a physical therapist who dedicated his life to education and to improving the treatment of patients across all care settings. He would have wanted his legacy to continue by helping the next generation follow in his footsteps in order to make a difference in the lives of patients.

This scholarship seeks to honor the memory of Mike Peters by supporting students who are pursuing careers in physical therapy. 

Any high school, undergraduate, or graduate student who is pursuing physical therapy may apply for this scholarship opportunity, but applicants from Roanoke, Virginia are preferred.

To apply, tell us what inspired you to pursue physical therapy, how you plan to use your education to help your community, and how you will show a commitment to lifelong learning.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Passion
Published June 27, 2024
Essay Topic

What has inspired your pursuit of physical therapy education? How do you plan to use this education to help your community? How do you plan to demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning?

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Oct 31, 2024. Winners will be announced on Nov 30, 2024.