There are  3 scholarships available to student members funded by the Ohio Occupational Therapy Association, available to: 

  • Occupational therapist students enrolled in accredited occupational therapy education programs within the state of Ohio.
  • Occupational therapy assistant students enrolled in accredited occupational therapy education programs within the state of Ohio.
  • Post-professional students: The Rosa Hartsook Memorial Scholarship is available to occupational therapists or occupational therapy assistants enrolled in a post-professional occupational therapy program or doing graduate study in a field related to occupational therapy in an Ohio university.
Students must be residents of Ohio and current members of the Ohio Occupational Therapy Association.

You can access these scholarships through the AOTF scholarship application system.  It is important to note the following dates/deadlines:

September 30, 2021 Deadline for students to submit their portion of the application

October 31, 2021 – Deadline for Program Director and Professional References to submit their portion of the application