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General Scholarship Information

Savannah AMBUCS awards scholarships to students pursuing graduate degrees in physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech-language pathology.  To date, more than $150,000 in scholarships have been awarded.

Scholarship Requirements & Qualifications

  • Students must be US citizens accepted in a graduate-level program that is accredited by the appropriate therapy profession authority in physical therapy, occupational therapy, or speech-language pathology. 

  • Assistant or undergraduate programs are not eligible.

  • Awards are based on commitment to the local community, character for compassion and integrity, academic excellence, and career objectives.

  • Students must be from Bryan, Chatham, Effingham, or Liberty County or are currently enrolled in Georgia Southern’s Speech, Physical, or Occupational Therapy program.    

  • Students must have a minimum 3.5 grade point average. 


*Select scholarship recipients may be eligible for a National AMBUC Scholarship.

Each year, Savannah AMBUCS accepts applications for its scholarship program from February 1st until March 31st. Students must submit all portions of their application before the March 31st deadline. The online application will allow students to save their work and return it at a later time.

In addition to filling out the application, the student will be required to upload:

  • Proof of enrollment into an accredited program 

  • Most recent college transcript

  • Reference Letter (former professor, employer, community organization, etc…) and

  • One-page personal statement

If you have any questions, please email


Over $125,000 has been awarded in scholarship money to deserving students

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