Foundation OTD Scholarship

Apply for the Foundation OTD Scholarship
The Foundation Board of Directors of Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions are pleased to sponsor a scholarship for the benefit of the OTD students of the University. A $500 scholarship is available for enrolled OTD students who demonstrate excellent academic performance. A Student may be an awardee of this scholarship once per year.

Who can apply for a Foundation OTD scholarship through the Financial Aid Office of Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions?
Scholarships are reserved for enrolled OTD students of the RMUoHP who are in good academic standing.

How can I apply for a Foundation OTD scholarship?
Scholarship applications are available via Award Spring and can be accessed by clicking on the link, on the scholarship home page. You will need to fill in the fields of the electronic application. You will also need to submit an essay describing your interests and goals in the field of Occupational therapy.

Are there admission or grade requirements for the Foundation OTD Scholarship?
Students must be admitted to RMUoHP and registered for a full-time class schedule in order to apply (including online or Independent Study courses). Those who are selected for a scholarship will be required to maintain satisfactory progress toward graduation. Newly enrolled student applicants must provide their GPA from their previous school if they have never attended RMUoHP.

What is the application deadline for the Foundation OTD Scholarship?
There will be three periods of time throughout the year that this scholarship will be open for applications. They will be accepted on November, March and July 1st till the 15th of each month, the deadlines for each of these application periods will be the 15th of the months stated on the schedule.

How will I know if I was selected for a Foundation OTD scholarship?
Scholarship awardees will be notified within 60 days of the receipt of their completed application. Scholarship funds will be awarded on or after the add/drop deadline of each semester.

If I have previously received a Foundation OTD scholarship, will I automatically receive one next year or do I need to reapply?
If you are interested in receiving another OTD scholarship the following year, you need to submit a new application. Scholarships are not automatically renewed.

If you are a Financial Aid recipient, receiving any scholarship will affect your Cost of Attendance (COA), and it is your responsibility to notify the Financial Aid Office if you are selected for an award. Should you be awarded a scholarship from any source (internal or external), take time to send the institution a “Thank You” letter.

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