Occupational Therapy

The Theresa M. McKee, MS, OTR Occupational Therapy Scholarship

Grand Valley State University
College of Health Professions
Occupational Therapy Department

is proud to announce

The
Theresa M. McKee, MS, OTR
Occupational Therapy Scholarship

The department of Occupational Therapy is pleased to offer the Theresa M. McKee, MS, OTR, Occupational Therapy Scholarship. This scholarship provides a one-year, non renewable award of $1000 to a regularly admitted first year Occupational Therapy degree-seeking student in the College of Health Sciences at Grand Valley State University. The recipient shall be in good academic standing according to the norms established by the University and the Occupational Therapy Program. Demonstration of financial need is not required.

Applications area available online via GVSU's website at https://gvsu.academicworks.com/opportunities/1802 . Ms McKee’s desire that recipients of her scholarship will have an ever-growing interest and knowledge in the world view of Occupational Therapy that go beyond the theory and practice of the United States of America.

An essay on the worldwide contribution of Occupational Therapy to the peoples of the world is required in the process. Applications and essays are due December 1.

We are grateful to the scholarship initiator, Theresa M. McKee, class of 1979 who received her Grand Valley State University Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology with High Honors and subsequently earned her Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from Colorado State University in 1989. She has worked as an Occupational Therapist geographically across the entire United States and internationally in Australia over her career.

Our scholarship winners include:

2014 OT Traditional Program Winner:  Katherine A. Nestor

Victoria Dupont

2013 OT Hybrid Program Winner: Victoria Dupont

 

Katie Adkins

2013 OT Traditional Program Winner: Katie Adkins

 

Kelsey Walukonis

2012 Kelsey Walukonis

Theresa McKee presented Kelsey with her award in 2012.

 

Chad Conroy

2011 Chad Conroy

The Occupational Therapy Department director Dr. Cynthia Grapczynski presented Chad with the award in 2011. 

 

Kendra Marzinski

2010 Kendra Marzinski

The Occupational Therapy program director Dr. Cynthia Grapczynski presented Kendra with the award in 2010.

 

Hilary Swaney

2009 Hilary Swaney

The Occupational Therapy Department director Dr. Cynthia Grapczynski presented Hilary with the award in 2009.

 

Betsy Gibbs

2008 Betsy Gibbs

The Occupational Therapy program director Dr. Nancy Powell presented Betsy with the award in 2008.

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