NCTRC Scholarship

NCTRC is proud to offer this program which recognizes the achievements of those who seek to advance their knowledge and professional competency to improve the quality of recreational therapy services.

Individuals may aply for an NCTRC Scholarship for full or partial reimbursement of funds associated with successful completion (earned grade of C or better) of academic credit generating course(s) completed within the past 12 months. Academic courses must lead to the application for Professional Eligibility, re-certification of their CTRS® credential, Area of Specialization Designation, progress toward advancement of a degree in TR/RT, or enhanced recreational therapy knowledge to provide improved quality of care.

To apply, please follow the steps as outlined below:

  1. Submit the Scholarship Application  within 12 months of successful completion (earned grade of C or better) of a course leading to one of the areas noted above.
  2. Once an applicant has obtained an official copy of their transcript with both course title and grade received, email both the official transcript copy and the Scholarship Application to nctrc@nctrc.org,and include “Scholarship” in the subject line.
  3. Submit paid copy of university/college bill indicating amount paid for course(s).
  4. Scholarship application will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee and application will be notified of the decision via email.

For more information contact NCTRC at 1-845-639-1439 or nctrc@nctrc.org.