Scholarships in Kinesiology

Quarterly Travel Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: January 6

Applicant must upload a scientific poster related to force measurement and testing. Selection based upon quality, contribution, and innovation of poster. Award is to defray costs of attendance for scientific conferences.


Dr. Wesley Olsen Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a full-time student, studying Kinesiology and/or Physical Therapy.


Bill Bernardo Scholarship in Physical Education

Award: -, Deadline: None

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Kinesiology


Martin S. Bourg Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: January 31

Applicant must have teacher certification and a minimum 3.3 GPA in Kinesiology courses.


Anderson, Agnes Redick Bursary in Kinesiology & Health Studies

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 17

Applicant must be an undergraduate student who is pursuing a Bachelor of Kinesiology & Health Studies and majoring in fitness and lifestyle. Applicant must have successfully completed a minimum of 60 credit hours toward program requirements. Award requires three to four years of study. Demonstrated volunteer activity within the health field required.


Dr. Alvin & Monica Saake Foundation Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be a college junior, senior or graduate student majoring in one of the following fields: athletic training, exercise science, kinesiology, leisure science, medicine, occupational therapy, physical education, physical therapy, or sports.


$10,000 Academic Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: January 6

Applicant must be a graduate student pursuing a degree in fields related to multi-axis force measurement and testing. Selection based upon quality, scientific contribution, and innovation.


Health Research and Educational Trust Health Career Scholarships

Award: $2,000, Deadline: June 15

Applicants must be New Jersey residents. They must be undergraduate juniors, undergraduate seniors or graduate students enrolled in a nursing, allied health professions, healthcare administration or hospital administration degree program. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the quality of the personal essay submitted as part of the application.