AOTF Upcoming Programs At-A-Glance


  • Foundation Friday at AOTA INSPIRE Conference:
    • Breakfast with a Scholar
    • State of the Science
    • Research Excellence Symposium
  • Future Scientists Institute
  • Awards Ceremony


  • STRIDE OT Research Fund Open/Due
  • OT Scholarship Applications Open OT Research Grants Open
  • Research Excellence Award Nominations Due 
  • PTE Mary J. Bridle Award Letter of Intent Due 


  • OTJR Special Issue Published
  • St. Catherine Challenge Student-Led Fundraiser Kicks-Off 
  • OT Schlarships Application Due 
  • Grant Letter of Intent Due 
  • Select Fellowships/Scholarships Applications Due 
  • Future Scientists Institute Applications Open
  • Planning Grant Collective 


  • Giving Tuesday
  • PTE Elections

AOTF Sponsored Events

OT Summit 
June 6-8, 2024

AOTF is glad to sponsor and be part of this annual program to advance science and practice. 

  • Engaging town hall style discussions with the editors of OTJR: Occupational Therapy Journal of Research.
  • Hear how AOTF plan to facilitate creative possibilities for OT research and practice in 2024 and beyond.

Training in Grantsmanship for Rehabilitation Research (TIGRR) 
Jan. 6-10, 2025
Applications open July 1, 2024 and close on Aug. 14, 2024.

WISH Workshop
Tbd 2025

State Association Conferences:

Contact lliff@aotf.org for partnerships