2023-2024 VCU-Marquette Challenge Awards Announcement

2024-05-22T20:38:28+00:00

2023-2024 VCU-Marquette Challenge Awards Announcement After months of dedication, hard work, and fundraising events, it is time to start announcing the awards for the 2023-24 VCU-Marquette Challenge! For anyone new to this event, the Marquette Challenge is a student-led fundraiser to support the mission of the Foundation for Physical [...]

2023-2024 VCU-Marquette Challenge Awards Announcement2024-05-22T20:38:28+00:00

Prizes and Awards

2024-03-28T20:39:15+00:00

PRIZES AND AWARDS FOR MARQUETTE CHALLENGE The 2023-2024 VCU-Marquette Challenge has special prizes and awards planned for the top fundraisers. View the details below and get on "the list" of schools supporting this initiative. $500 reimbursement for student travel to APTA’s Leadership Congress 2024 in Kansas City. [...]

Prizes and Awards2024-03-28T20:39:15+00:00

Building a Future: Marquette Summer Intern Reflects on New Experiences, Connections, & Opportunities

2023-08-30T20:25:51+00:00

Building a Future: Marquette Summer Intern Reflects on New Experiences, Connections, & Opportunities Each year, the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research hosts a Marquette Challenge intern in the summer. Margaret “Maggie” Scanlon joined the Foundation staff in 2023 in support of our mission and the student-led  VCU-Marquette Challenge. I [...]

Building a Future: Marquette Summer Intern Reflects on New Experiences, Connections, & Opportunities2023-08-30T20:25:51+00:00

First-Time Experience: Paige Bauer, SPT from Carroll University

2023-03-03T17:37:22+00:00

First-Time Experience: Paige Bauer, SPT from Carroll University Hi there! My name is Paige Bauer and I am a second year, physical therapy student and the 2023 Wisconsin APTA Student Representative at Carroll University. I am grateful for the opportunity to share my first-time experience, in hopes others will join [...]

First-Time Experience: Paige Bauer, SPT from Carroll University2023-03-03T17:37:22+00:00

Challenge Volunteers Join the Foundation at San Diego Conference

2023-03-03T17:30:58+00:00

Challenge Volunteers Join the Foundation at San Diego Conference Marquette and VCU Challenge coordinators were ever-present at the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research exhibit booth, events, and student meetings in San Diego at the 2023 American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting. Several schools connected with coordinators at the Foundation booth [...]

Challenge Volunteers Join the Foundation at San Diego Conference2023-03-03T17:30:58+00:00

Annual golf tournaments raise big dollars for research funding

2022-08-23T17:37:24+00:00

Annual golf tournaments raise big dollars for research funding Since 1989, more than 300 schools have participated in the Marquette Challenge, raising $4.6 million for physical therapy research. Funds raised through the Challenge have provided funding for clinical researchers and support the rigorous scientific review process that sets FPTR [...]

Annual golf tournaments raise big dollars for research funding2022-08-23T17:37:24+00:00

Students use JustGiving platform to raise funds for VCU-Marquette Challenge

2022-08-22T12:20:27+00:00

Students at MGH use fundraising platform to support physical therapy research PT students at MGH Institute of Health Professions recently recorded a video of their experience using JustGiving for the student-led Marquette Challenge. These creative future PTs used JustGiving for their holiday movie and ornament decorating event, [...]

Students use JustGiving platform to raise funds for VCU-Marquette Challenge2022-08-22T12:20:27+00:00

Summer Marquette Challenge Intern Connects with Research

2022-08-22T11:57:48+00:00

Summer Marquette Challenge Intern Connects with Research Each year, the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) hosts a Marquette Challenge intern in the summer. Elisa Magalang joined the FPTR staff in 2022 in support of our mission and the student-led VCU-Marquette Challenge. Ever since I was little, I knew that [...]

Summer Marquette Challenge Intern Connects with Research2022-08-22T11:57:48+00:00

Virginia Commonwealth University takes top honors in student-led Marquette Challenge

2022-07-06T13:55:18+00:00

Virginia Commonwealth University takes top honors in student-led Marquette Challenge Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) took first place in this year’s Marquette Challenge, a student-led fundraiser to support the mission of the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR). The top fundraising school earns co-naming rights for the next year’s Marquette [...]

Virginia Commonwealth University takes top honors in student-led Marquette Challenge2022-07-06T13:55:18+00:00

Challenge School Takes Most Creative Award with Poster Fundraiser

2022-06-27T23:38:45+00:00

Challenge School Takes Most Creative Award with Poster Fundraiser Each year, hundreds of physical therapist (PT) and physical therapist assistant (PTA) students, with the support of their program directors and community, hold fundraising events across the country for the Marquette Challenge. Although there is a friendly competition between schools, participation [...]

Challenge School Takes Most Creative Award with Poster Fundraiser2022-06-27T23:38:45+00:00
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