Korey Stringer Institute Summer Fellowship Program
The Korey Stringer Institute seeks talented undergraduate and graduate athletic training students to apply for an 8-week research and advocacy fellowship. This fellowship will be hosted at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT.
This fellowship program is devoted to providing students exposure to high-level research, advocacy and education initiatives. Individuals will be provided full immersion into the daily operations of an active research lab; assisting with field studies, epidemiological investigations and laboratory protocols. Fellows will also assist KSI with advocacy initiatives and educational efforts focused on preventing sudden death in sport and physical activity at the local, state and national level.
Candidates will be selected based on the strength of their application and desire to pursue a career field related to preventing sudden death in sport and the physically active. Successful candidates will demonstrate academic excellence, quality recommendations and strong communication skills.
Number of Fellowships:
1 Fellow will be selected for the Summer of 2017
Stipend of up to $5000 dollars paid on a bi-weekly basis
(Fellows will be responsible for housing)
8-weeks beginning in June 2017
1. Junior or Senior undergraduate athletic training students OR
certified athletic trainer graduate students
2. US Citizenship OR appropriate work visa
Application materials are due by February 28, 2017.