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Strength Scoop - Thursday March 4, 2021

Thursday March 4, 2021


Purdue: Purdue University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Summer of 2021. This internship will begin in June and will conclude August 2021. These are unpaid positions, and CLASS CREDIT IS REQUIRED FOR THIS INTERNSHIP. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting with the supervision and execution of the strength and conditioning program for Purdue University Football. Interns will gain hands on experience in a Division 1 setting, assist with set up and break down for daily training, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, and completion of the internship curriculum. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic, completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate or graduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional in the collegiate or professional setting. All applicants should be working towards their certifications from the governing body of the NSCA or CSCCa. Other preferred qualifications include previous coaching in a collegiate setting and personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport. Applications will be taken until the positions are filled. All potential applicants are strongly advised to make sure this internship is economically feasible before applying as well as making sure you will be getting class credit from your university. All interested candidates please email a cover letter, resume, and three references as one (1) PDF document to Senior Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning Coach Ryan Phillis to at

Texas State: The Texas State University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for 2 UNPAID Interns for Summer 2021. The selected candidates will begin around the last week of May, as our team workouts begin May 31. This position is unpaid but offers the opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning through earned future recommendations, and will allow the chosen individuals to study under a CSCCa approved mentor. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting with the supervision of the Texas State Football team, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning and organization of the training facility, as well as the opportunity to gain hands on coaching experience. Prerequisites include working toward, or completion of a bachelor's degree, and working toward NSCA or CSCCA certification. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references in 1 attachment to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Kyle Vagher at