Stipends

AVRT offers two stipends. The first of these is for those wishing to attend the AVRT conference as a first-time attendee.
Members, Students or other professionals may apply for a stipend of $250.00.  This stipend applies to persons wishing to attend the Annual AVRT Conference for the FIRST TIME.
Application must be postmarked or received electronically by  January 15, 2017.  The recipient will be notified on or before February 5, 2017.
Click here to download the application:
 The second stipend is for those members who wish to obtain ACVREP certification as a Vision Rehabilitation Therapist or for those seeking recertification within the calendar year.
Vision Rehabilitation Therapists who wish to receive assistance with certification or recertification through ACVREP may apply for a stipend of $300.00.  Certification/recertification must be obtained during the period September 1, 2017-August 31, 2018.
Application must be postmarked or received electronically by January 15, 2017.  Download the stipend application here:
ADDRESS APPLICATION TO:
The Scholarship Committee
c/o Dr. Linda Fugate
ADRS
2419 Gordon Smith Dr.
Mobile, AL 36617
 Or email to:
linda.fugate@rehab.alabama.gov