The North Carolina Physical Therapy Association Scholarship and Loan Fund, Inc. is honored to be able to provide opportunities to recognize exceptional students and facilitate the completion of their education.  The Ben F. Massey Jr. Student Scholarship requires a nomination from the student’s educational program.  Additional questions about the scholarships may be directed to

Purpose and Criteria: To recognize and honor a physical therapy student who is nearing completion of their respective  program of study and demonstrates current and future potential to contribute to the physical   therapy profession


  • Students must be nominated from a physical therapist education program or a physical therapist assistant education program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) within North Carolina.
  • Student nominees must be enrolled in the final year of study or have graduated within 6 months of the application deadline.
  • Nominations of students from an educational program within North Carolina will be limited to one (1) physical therapist student, and one (1) physical therapist assistant student. Students are not eligible to nominate themselves.

Ben F. Massey Jr. Student Scholarship Application

Ben F. Massey Jr. Student Scholarship Instructions

Ben F. Massey Jr. Student Scholarship Faculty Nomination Form


The 2020 application cycle opens May 1, 2020.  Please do not submit materials prior to this date.

All applications must be submitted electronically to by August 1, 2020.