Spring 2019: Student Involvement Opportunities
PT and PTA students looking for involvement and engagement opportunities, get excited! APTA and the APTA Student Assembly have a bunch of volunteer positions and events coming up, and we want you to volunteer.
March 8, 2019: Core Ambassador Applications - Extended deadline
March 15, 2019: National Student Conclave Project Committee - Application deadline
"The NSC Project Committee was an incredible way for me to connect with other students and unite in planning my favorite conference- represent what appeals to students while contributing in the planning of this amazing event"
March 18, 2019: APTA Federal Advocacy Forum - Registration deadline
"All the federal level issues were laid out in a way that even a first-year student like me could understand. Walking into Senate and House offices as an advocate for physical therapy was an exhilarating experience that taught me even one voice can make a difference."
April 1, 2019: House of Delegates Usher - Application deadline
"No better way to learn about policy than to be right in the middle of it! LOVED volunteering as a House usher last year!"
April 5, 2019: APTA NEXT Conference registration - Early bird registration ends
Ongoing: Student Network For 2019 House of Delegates - Join in to make your voice heard!
"I'm so excited and proud that the new Student Policy Network is live! Having more student voices involved in the House of Delegates benefits the whole APTA- we really are #BetterTogether"
Ongoing: 2019 APTA National Advocacy Dinners
Ongoing: Present the APTA Value Talk - Share the value of APTA membership with PTs, PTAs, and students
Ongoing: Share your APTA Love Story
Ongoing: Write for the APTA Student blog (The Pulse)!
Don’t see anything of interest? Check out the student involvement guide and sign-up for the new APTA volunteer portal, APTA Engage.
Unsure how you want to get involved and engaged? We encourage you to contact Jacob Raecker, SPT, Nominating Committee Chair-Elect, APTA Student Assembly Board of Directors, or Sara Scarbro, SPT, Nominating Committee Member, APTA Student Assembly Board of Directors to find the best involvement opportunity for you and your schedule.