Individual members of ACAPT member institutions can join the ACAPT Research-Intensive Programs in Physical
Therapy (RIPPT) consortium for free. RIPPT
is specifically designed for PT education programs that also offer a PhD degree.
Learn more about RIPPT
Individual members of ACAPT member institutions can join the ACAPT Clinical Reasoning Curricula &
Assessment Consortium (CRCAC) for free.
Learn more about CRCAC
Education research: How to begin your journey (mini-GAMER)
Training in Grantsmanship for Rehabilitation Research (TIGRR) intense
NIH grant-writing workshop that includes PT & many other disciplines
More PT research events
List of PhD programs available in physical therapy, rehabilitation and related sciences
Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) I & II Scholarships fund post-professional doctoral students
Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students
Center on Health Services Training & Research (CoHSTAR) fellowships - annual application deadline is February
American Board of PT Residency & Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE) directory
Are there other grants your institution has applied for and/or been granted? Let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACAPT Research-Intensive Programs in PT (RIPPT) Consortium
Academy of Physical Therapy Research
APTA Academy of Education:
Foundation for PT Research
Learning Health Systems Rehabilitation Research Network (LeaRRn) archived webinars & resources related to research core competencies
ACAPT welcomes ideas & solutions to help meet the needs of DPT
programs. Submit your suggestions for continuing education, professional
development, guidelines, tools, best practices and more.
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The American Council of Academic Physical Therapy (ACAPT) is a component of the American Physical Therapy Association