September 2018

Welcome back! The Pro Bono National Honor Society now has 29 institutional members and we honored 283 students in 2017-2018. Last year, we funded two travel scholarships for members to assist with attending the Pro Bono Networking Conferences as well as providing financial support to the Pro Bono Incubator program. We are planning on increasing our integration into the Pro Bono Network in the near future so we will hopefully have some exciting news soon! As always, please contact me with … Continued

August 2017

Welcome back to the new academic year. The PT Pro Bono National Honor Society now has 24 institutional members and we honored 203 students in 2016-2017. Last year, we funded two travel scholarships for members to assist with attending the Pro Bono Networking Conferences as well as providing financial support to the Pro Bono Incubator program. We look forward to continued growth in 2017-2018. As always, please contact me with any questions regarding the PT Pro Bono National Honor Society. Thanks … Continued

September 2016

Welcome back to the new academic year! The Honor Society has started receiving honorees for the 2016-2017 academic year and the website has been updated to add new members from Temple University and Elon University. Also, Advance for Physical Therapy recently published a story about the Honor Society which featured interviews by honor society members. To read the article, click here. As always, please contact me through the website if you want more information about the Honor Society. Thanks again. … Continued

2015-2016 Student Honorees

Congratulations to the 101 new members of the PT Pro Bono National Honor Society for the 2015-2016 academic year! As always, please contact me with any questions about the website or the honor society. Thanks again. Sam Pierce, PT, PhD, NCS Widener University

May 2016 Institutional Membership Update & News

The PT Pro Bono National Honor Society added Briar Cliff University as our newest institutional member to the honor society. In order to help Briar Cliff in the establishment of their new pro bono PT clinic, the honor society helped pay for part of the travel expenses of Briar Cliff University student Clare Ehlbeck to attend the 2016 Eastern Pro Bono Networking Conference which was at Widener University in March. Here is a note from Clare: I am a first year physical therapy student … Continued

February 2016

Welcome to Temple University and Youngstown State University who are the newest members of the Physical Therapy Pro Bono National Honor Society. We are planning to offer either scholarship or clinic grant  funding in the Fall so I will be in touch with members soon so we can decide how to do this! Thanks to all for their support. Sam Pierce Widener University

December 2015

Welcome to the University of the Incarnate Word & Quinnipiac University who are our newest members of the Physical Therapy Pro Bono National Honor Society.  The Physical Therapy Pro Bono National Honor Society currently has 13 members and we have a few more that are in the process of joining. We also added 13 new student members to the honor society who graduated in the Fall from Wayne State University and Quinnipiac University. Thanks to all for their support. Sam Pierce Widener University

October 2015

Welcome to our newest two members of the Physical Therapy Pro Bono National Honor Society: University of Scranton & the University of Evansville! We will be actively recruiting more members in the next few weeks so that we will be able to offer our 1st scholarship for students in the Spring. Thanks to all for their support. Sam Pierce Widener University

May 2015

Congratulations to the 78 new members of the PT Pro Bono National Honor Society! We also have two new institutional members: Western Carolina University and MCPHS University. Be sure to check out their webpages that describe the great work that they are doing in the community. As always, please contact me with any questions about the website or the honor society. Thanks again. Sam

March 2015 Update

Hello to everyone. Welcome back to the Physical Therapy Pro Bono National Honor Society website. The website has been updated over the past few months to make it more useful for members of the PTPBNHS. Now members can renew their membership and submit new honorees online while paying through a secure website. We will be asking for updated information from our members to include on their individual pages so they can share the wonderful things they have been doing in … Continued