The APTE Research Committee promotes scholarly activities and access to research resources that facilitate evidence-based educational strategies. Activities include review of Research Grant applications as well as assisting with review of platform and poster proposals for CSM and ELC.

 

CALL FOR RESEARCH GRANT PROPOSALS

Deadline October 1

FOR ACADEMY OF PHYSICAL THERAPY EDUCATION RESEARCH GRANT INFORMATION

See Research Grant Information on the Academy's Research Page

 

One-year research grants are available to assist Academy of Physical Therapy Education members in conducting or planning for research that investigates a question of importance to the advancement of education in physical therapy. Questions related to the education of patients/clients, licensed PTs/PTAs or PT/PTA students will be considered.

Applications are reviewed once yearly for a maximum budget of $25,000. All budgets are rigorously reviewed and require justification for expenses. Grant recipients must account for all expenditures in the final report and return unused funds to the Academy of Physical Therapy Education. Funds cannot be used to attend conferences to disseminate results or for indirect costs or overhead.

 
 
 

Training in Grantsmanship for Rehabilitation Research (TIGRR)

When: January 11, 2021 - January 15, 2021

Training in Grantsmanship for Rehabilitation Research (TIGRR)

Location: Wild Dunes Resort, Isle of Palms, SC

Workshop Dates: January 11 - 15, 2021*

Application Dates: July 1 - August 7, 2020

Learn how to apply here.

 

Foundation for Physical Therapy Research

The mission of the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research is to fund and publicize physical therapy research that determines the scientific basis and value of services intended to optimize physical functioning by physical therapists, and to develop the next generation of researchers.

 

General Research Related Links

 

Educational Research: Funding Agencies and/or Information Resources

 

APTA POSITION ON RESEARCH

 

Leadership