2018 Chester Haddan Scholarship Fund

The Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Development Fund is pleased to announce the Chester Haddan Scholarship Program to provide grants to individuals who are pursuing an education in orthotics and prosthetics. Each year the program will award $1000 to a deserving O&P practitioner program student.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited O&P practitioner program as well as:

  • demonstrate a financial need,
  • display leadership qualities,
  • contribute to their own education financially,
  • provide a recommendation from someone currently working within the orthotic and/or prosthetic profession.

APPLICATIONS: Students may apply directly for the scholarship, or a professor may nominate them. To be considered for the award, students must submit a completed application, a letter of reference, a transcript and a 200-word essay on why they want to work in the orthotic and/or prosthetic professions by February 8, 2018.

DEADLINE: Applications must be received by February 8, 2018 .
Send materials to:

The Academy
Chester Haddan Scholarship Fund
1331 H Street, NW
Suite 501
Washington, DC 20005

Materials will become the property of the Fund and cannot be returned.

QUESTIONS: If you have any questions about applying for the Chester Haddan Scholarship, please contact the Academy at (202) 380-3663, ext 212 or email .

Chester Haddan Scholarship Fund Application (PDF Format)