Eligibility - Excellence in Sports Physical Therapy Research Award

  1. The nominee must be a physical therapist who is a current AASPT member and a member in good standing of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

  2. The nominee must demonstrate outstanding basic, clinical, and/or educational research, sustained for at least 5 years, that has a meaningful contribution to the scientific basis of sports physical therapy.
  3. Members of the Awards Committee and Academy Executive Board shall not be eligible for the award.