In honor of our friend and colleague, Jeff Ostrowski, the PPS Board of Directors announces the Jeff Ostrowski Memorial Scholarship. Jeff embodied the values of the Private Practice Section – integrity, passion, innovation and collaboration. This one-year scholarship is designed to support and encourage a PPS member through education and greater connection with colleagues. 


The individual awarded the scholarship will receive the following benefits:

  • Complimentary PPS membership for one year (must maintain APTA membership)
  • A one-year subscription to the Peer2Peer program 
  • Complimentary registration for the 2022 PPS Annual Conference
  • Complimentary registration for the 2023 Graham Sessions
  • Complimentary registration to the PPS Kick-Starting Your Private Practice pre-conference program at the APTA Combined Sections Meeting


  • Current PPS members in good standing are eligible to apply.
  • The candidate should be able to identify and express a desire to grow as a business leader who is dedicated to advancing the profession of physical therapy.
  • The candidate should be available to attend and participate in the PPS events listed below:
    • Peer2Peer Spring Summit – April 28-30, 2022, Alexandria, VA
    • PPS 2022 Annual Conference – November 2-5, Aurora, CO
    • 2023 Graham Sessions – January 2023 (Dates TBD)
    • Kick-Starting Pre-con at CSM - February 22, 2023, San Diego, CA

Application Deadline: December 31, 2021


Award Application

We invite candidates to get to know our friend through his own words. Please listen to the following two (2) Podcasts, and then submit a 500-word reflection on your own professional journey and the impact of Jeff's words.



Selection Committee: Jeff was a founding member of Peer2Peer. His peer group have been asked to review the essays and will select the Scholarship winner.