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Physical Therapist Assistant Scholarships

Scholarships

Don Pfeil Scholarship for Freshmen or Sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be accepted into the Physical Therapist Assistant program
  2. Must show financial need

Jacque Houska PTA Memorial for Sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be accepted into the second year of the Physical Therapist Assistant program
  2. Must have a GPA of 2.5 or above
  3. Must show financial need

Jagmahan Desai and Family Endowed Scholarship for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be enrolled in a health related program of study

Northeast Nebraska Public Power District Scholarship for Sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be a sophomore enrolled in utility line, agriculture, electrical or health programs of study
  2. Must be a resident of Pierce, Thurston, Dixon, Dakota or Wayne counties
  3. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Project HELP (Healthcare Education Laddering Program) Scholarship

Qualifications:

  1. Must be completing program in a healthcare field: CNA, Med Aide, Pre-Nursing, LPN, ADN, Physical Therapy Assistant, Surgical Technology, Pre-Medical Assistant, EMT, Paramedic, Community Health Worker
  2. Must be income eligible

Contact Information

Contact Kendall Uhrich – Success Coach, kuhrich@northeast.edu or Lisa Belz Career Coach/Recruiter, lbelz@northeast.edu for information on how to apply or visit https://northeast.edu/support-services/project-help.


Richard Chaffin Memorial for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be a regularly enrolled full-time student
  2. Must be majoring in the Physical Therapist Assistant program

Need help or additional information?

Email the Financial Aid Office at finaid@northeast.edu or call (402) 844-7285.