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SOTA Fall 2023

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Project ended on November 13, at 11:59 PM EST
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SOTA Fall 2023

The Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA) is an on-campus organization that consists of students majoring in Occupational Therapy. We provide volunteer opportunities, host guest lecturers from the profession, and generally provide opportunities for professional development to our students. One of those opportunities is to attend the annual AOTA conference in Orlando, FL this coming March. We hope to send members that wish to attend the conference.

What We Do!

The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is a national organization that occupational therapists and occupational therapy students can choose to join. This organization provides many professional development opportunities to its members, such as continuing education credits and webinars, in addition to advocating for occupational therapists’ interests in state and federal government. The annual conference is held to allow professionals and students to share their research, network with one another, and learn more about this diverse profession. This year’s conference is being held in Orlando, FL.

Why We Need Your Help…

We are crowdfunding because not every student who wants to go to the AOTA conference would be able to attend without financial assistance. We want to provide the opportunity to our students to have this great experience. We appreciate any amount that you can donate! It will allow our students to have a wonderful professional opportunity. what we love. 

Students attending AOTA will have the opportunity to:

  1.  Attend or present poster sessions
  2. Network with Occupational Therapists across the United States
  3. Attend lectures and hear from keynote speakers
  4. Travel with other Duquesne students and faculty members
  5. Be able to represent DU OT department

Thank you for your consideration!

Please consider making a donation today to help provide Duquesne SOTA the opportunity to send students to AOTA for this incredible experience. Even gifts of $10 can help make a difference. You can also help by spreading the word of this campaign to other who may be interested via social media, email and text.

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Travel Fees

Will cover Uber ride from airport


Meal Allowance

Will partially cover food for one student


Hotel Accommodations

Will cover hotel cost for one student



Will pay for a plane ticket for one student


Conference Registration Fees

Will cover cost of registration for the conference

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