REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
The future of sports physical therapy lies in the discoveries of clinical investigators and academic researchers. In order to assure the continuation of essential sports physical therapy research, the Sports Physical Therapy Section has established the Legacy Fund to leave a legacy of research excellence for the advancement of sports physical therapy practice.
The purpose of the Legacy Fund is to invest in clinically relevant sports physical therapy research by providing research funding and mentorship to the members of the Sports Physical Therapy Section. Priority will be given to proposals that have the potential to develop into peer reviewed publications, larger clinical projects, and/or subsequent foundation or federal level funding.
Now is the time to submit! Eligible are Sports Physical Therapy Section members who are clinicians, doctoral students, or junior faculty in academic or clinical settings may apply for funding. Junior faculty must be less than five (5) years from their doctoral or post-doctoral training at the time of application.
Deadline is 5 PM EDT, January 5, 2015.
For more information and the application process, see the link below!