AOTF’s Standing for Research Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity (STRIDE) committee is offering $10,000 in OT research funds to occupational therapy (OT) graduate students and clinicians from underrepresented groups to address the urgent need of broadening their representation in OT research. This research fund will support their participation in a mentored research experience at an institution other than their own.
The applicant must:
- Be a Master’s (OT) or OTD student, who has completed their program requirements, OR a part or a full-time OT clinician.
- Be from an under-represented group, with disabilities, and/or from under-resourced backgrounds. Please refer to the following NIH link regarding information on underrepresented groups: https://diversity.nih.gov/about-us/population-underrepresented.
Applications Open: September 15, 2022.
More coming soon!