Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists

OCTOBER 2014


PSG Students Apply Now For The Andrea Patterson Memorial Scholarship

The application deadline for the Andrea Patterson Memorial Scholarship is fast approaching! Don't miss out on this opportunity, which provides the winner a $2,500 tuition grant. The deadline for receipt of applications is November 30, 2014.

This annual scholarship is only available to students enrolled in a CAAHEP- accredited PSG program, a CAAHEP-accredited END program with a PSG add on, or a CoARC-accredited program with a PSG add on.

Below is a link to the application, which can be completed online:
http://www.brpt.org/downloads/resources/brpt_scholarship_application.pdf

"I strongly encourage all eligible students to take advantage of this wonderful financial assistance opportunity," said BRPT President Theresa Krupski, RPSGT, RRT. "The Andrea Patterson Memorial Scholarship now in its fifth year represents one element of BRPT's commitment to the continued development of our field as a respected allied health discipline. It is intended to recognize a strong, early commitment to education, excellent patient care and the treatment of sleep disorders."

For more information on the Scholarship program, please go to
http://www.brpt.org/default.asp?contentID=58. The BRPT Scholarship Committee will review applications and select the recipient. The scholarship winner will be announced in February 2015.