The APTA Education Leadership Institute (ELI) Fellowship is a shared collaborative between the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy (ACAPT), Education Section, PTA Educators Special Interest Group, and APTA. ELI is a yearlong blended learning (online and onsite) program that is intended to develop innovative and influential leaders in physical therapy education who can function within a changing politico-sociocultural environment. ELI is intended for novice and aspiring PT and PTA program directors.
Apply to the ELI Fellowship by March 1
ELI applicants for the 2017-2018 (next) cohort are invited apply to the fellowship between November 15 and March 1 through RF-PTCAS, the centralized application service for postprofessional residencies and fellowships in physical therapy. Learn more about the ELI eligibility criteria and admissions requirements.
Call for Volunteers
APTA is seeking senior physical
therapists and physical therapist assistants with significant experience
and success as PT or PTA program directors or leaders in physical
therapy education to fill mentor vacancies in the Education Leadership
Institute (ELI) Fellowship for the next cohort. Learn more. (Application Deadline: January 15, 2017)
Are You a New or Aspiring PT or PTA Program Director?
The ELI Fellowship provides you with the skills and resources you need to be an effective leader and can lead you to a more rewarding and meaningful career. Scroll down to learn more about the program.
Apply to the ELI Fellowship by March 1, 2017
ELI Fellowship Graduates