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There are a limited number of Occupational Therapy scholarships available.  These are given based on special needs or talent (see specific criteria for each scholarship). The College of Health and Human Services also offers some scholarships to the occupational therapy program.  Interested applicants may contact the Occupational Therapy Program Scholarship Chairperson, Dr. Abbey Marterella at amarterel@emich.edu for further information. Information about the College of Health & Human Services Scholarships and Occupational Therapy Scholarships can be found here.

Scholarships are also available to qualified students on a limited basis through a variety of professional organizations. Resources can be found with the American Occupational Therapy Association, the American Occupational Therapy Foundation, the Michigan Occupational Therapy Association, and the Michigan Alliance of School Physical and Occupational Therapists. Further information may be secured from the associations directly.

AOTA http://www.aota.org/Education-Careers/Find-School/Aid.aspx

AOTF http://www.aotf.org/scholarshipsgrants

MiOTA office@miota.org

MASPOT http://www.maspot.org/

There are also a variety of scholarships, grants, and loans available through the Office of Financial Aid. For further information, see their website at http://www.emich.edu/finaid/ or contact them at financial_aid@emich.edu.

The Occupational Therapy Program is part of the School of Health Sciences, 313 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.4096