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Grants Available for Students and Residents to Attend Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association 2024 Conference

NORA is offering up to 10 student/resident grants and deadline for applications is on June 15, 2024.




(PRESS RELEASE) BOYNTON BEACH, FL — The Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association, International (NORA) is offering up to 10 students and residents with an interest in neurorehabilitation an opportunity to apply for a student grant to attend its 2024 Annual Conference (September 19-22) at the Embassy Suites by Hilton in Kissimmee, Florida.

Each grant recipient will receive full conference registration and $500 in travel grant funds. Grant recipients will be required to arrange lodging independently but can take advantage of a special conference room rate offered by Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South.

To apply for the grant, students/residents must fill out an application form, which includes a 1–3 page essay/paper discussing interest in neurorehabilitation and/or the values and principles of working as an interdisciplinary team with other professionals who provide rehabilitative services to individuals who have suffered an acquired brain injury. The application form should be mailed to

The deadline for submission is June 15, 2024.

Winners will be notified by June 30, 2024.

To be eligible for the grant program, recipients must attend the full meeting beginning. Grant recipients will have the opportunity to attend presentations in addition to being assigned duties throughout the meeting.


NORA membership is free to students currently enrolled in a certified college of optometry, allied health profession, education, and rehabilitation program or in an optometric residency or a fellowship program. “We encourage students/residents from Optometry, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and other specialties to join NORA and apply for the grant,” says NORA president Charles Shidlofsky, OD.

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