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AASP Career Development Award for student-athletes

Student-athletes interested in pursuing a career in athletics who are enrolled at AASP-eligible schools may be awarded the AASP Career Development Award, which covers registration to two NCAA professional development events, including the costs of travel.

To be eligible, a student-athlete must:

  • Be a rising junior or senior
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher
  • Be eligible for athletics competition
  • Be available to attend both professional development events (Career in Sports Forum – June 1-4, 2017, in Indianapolis; AASP Annual Conference – July 26-29, 2017, location TBD)

Application Process

Student-athletes must be nominated by an athletics administrator or faculty athletics representative. Schools can nominate up to two student-athletes, but if nominating two, one must be male.

To nominate a student-athlete, please send names and email addresses to Dr. Tiese Roxbury at

Applications are due March 6, 2017.