FPTR AWARDS $325,000 IN 2022 SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP FUNDING

2022-07-14T03:21:48+00:00

FPTR AWARDS $325,000 IN 2022 SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP FUNDING The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) awarded 22 scholarships in this funding cycle and extended funding for a new combined scholarship/fellowship mechanism. ALEXANDRIA, VA (July 8, 2022) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) recently awarded $325,000 in [...]

FPTR AWARDS $325,000 IN 2022 SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP FUNDING2022-07-14T03:21:48+00:00

VCU Takes Top Honors for 2021-2022 Student-Led Challenge

2022-07-06T13:52:18+00:00

Virginia Commonwealth University takes top honors in student-led Marquette Challenge Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) took first place in this year's Marquette Challenge, a student-led fundraiser to support the mission of the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR). The top fundraising school earns co-naming rights for the next year's Marquette [...]

VCU Takes Top Honors for 2021-2022 Student-Led Challenge2022-07-06T13:52:18+00:00

FPTR Welcomes New Trustee to Board

2022-07-06T13:17:58+00:00

FPTR Welcomes New Trustee to Board The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) Board of Trustees has appointed Christopher Powers, PT, PhD, FASCM, FAPTA, to complete an open position. Powers will begin his term immediately.  In addition, four trustees were reappointed to serve another three-year term –  Paul A. [...]

FPTR Welcomes New Trustee to Board2022-07-06T13:17:58+00:00

Academy of Acute Care Physical Therapy Pledges Major Investment in PT Research

2022-03-01T16:59:08+00:00

Academy of Acute Care Physical Therapy Pledges Major Investment in PT Research APTA Acute Care – An Academy of the American Physical Therapy Association – recently pledged a major gift of $273,715 to the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) to support research grants and scholarships related to and [...]

Academy of Acute Care Physical Therapy Pledges Major Investment in PT Research2022-03-01T16:59:08+00:00

Foundation for Physical Therapy Research Announces 2021 Research Grant Funding

2021-12-20T19:24:08+00:00

Foundation for Physical Therapy Research Announces 2021 Research Grant Funding The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) is awarding $360,000 to fund six research physical therapy grants. FPTR research grant funding helps pioneer new treatments, show the efficacy of existing treatments, and define the value of physical therapy services [...]

Foundation for Physical Therapy Research Announces 2021 Research Grant Funding2021-12-20T19:24:08+00:00

Opportunity to Join Our Team: Communications Internship

2021-10-04T21:14:25+00:00

Opportunity to Join Our Team: Communications Internship Come work with us! Learn more about research funding and be part of a great nonprofit! This position offers the opportunity to work remotely with a supportive team. Preferential consideration will be given to applicants considering a career in the physical therapy [...]

Opportunity to Join Our Team: Communications Internship2021-10-04T21:14:25+00:00

Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) to Celebrate American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Centennial Weekend

2021-08-30T13:17:12+00:00

Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) to Celebrate American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Centennial Weekend The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) will celebrate 100 years and launch the next century during a special Centennial Celebration Weekend September 10-14, 2021. The community of physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and physical [...]

Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) to Celebrate American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Centennial Weekend2021-08-30T13:17:12+00:00

Transition in Foundation for Physical Therapy Research Staff

2021-07-26T21:21:31+00:00

Transition in Foundation for Physical Therapy Research Staff After almost 9 years with the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research, FPTR Director of Development Erica Sadiq, CFRE, is departing from the role of Director of Development. Sadiq began her work managing FPTR’s student-led Marquette Challenge and events. Most recently she [...]

Transition in Foundation for Physical Therapy Research Staff2021-07-26T21:21:31+00:00

WATCH: VCU Takes Top Honors in Student-Led Marquette Challenge Fundraiser

2021-06-24T14:09:29+00:00

VCU Takes Top Honors in Close Competition for Student-Led Marquette ChallengeFuture PTs and PTAs raised $326,178.09 for physical therapy research as part of the student fundraiser benefiting the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research. Virginia Commonwealth University took top honors in the student-led Marquette Challenge, once again earning co-hosting and naming rights [...]

WATCH: VCU Takes Top Honors in Student-Led Marquette Challenge Fundraiser2021-06-24T14:09:29+00:00

Top 5 Fundraising Schools Compete for Naming Rights to 2021-2022 Student-Led Marquette Challenge

2021-06-08T23:03:52+00:00

Top 5 Fundraising Schools Compete for Naming Rights to 2021-2022 Student-Led Marquette Challenge Amid the uncertainty of the pandemic, students from across the United States raised money for much-needed physical therapy research. For the first time in the 32-year history of the Challenge, the winner of the 5 finalist [...]

Top 5 Fundraising Schools Compete for Naming Rights to 2021-2022 Student-Led Marquette Challenge2021-06-08T23:03:52+00:00
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