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Strength Scoop - Thursday October 15, 2020

Thursday October 15, 2020


Millsaps: Millsaps College Department of Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill the Spring 2021 (January to May) UNPAID internship position. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division III Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with football, basketball, volleyball, soccer, softball, track, and golf. This is an unpaid opportunity that offers a learning curriculum and hands-on experience assisting the coaching staff in all aspects of the strength and conditioning. Interns will also have the opportunity to earn additional responsibilities. This internship may be used towards hour requirements for any graduate or undergraduate programs as well. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or a degree in process in exercise science or related field; A strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach; Pursuing CSCCa-SCCC and/or NSCA-CSCS certification(s); First Aid & CPR Certified Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and professional reference list in ONE PDF document to Coach Kai Wen, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning at

North Carolina Central: The Sports Performance Department at North Carolina Central University is accepting applications for internship positions for the SPRING 2021 semester.This is an UNPAID internship; this volunteer position offers Division I experience and the opportunity for future recommendations or opportunities in the field of strength and conditioning.Candidates will COACH, and will have a chance to serve as top assistants for select varsity sports. Qualifications: Candidates must have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Must be working towards a degree in the field of exercise science or similar. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing SCCC, CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW and CPR –First Aid certification. Candidates additionally have the option of completing the internship practicum for the CSCCa Examination. Please submit a letter of applications, resume, and a list of references to Thomas Carroll, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach via E-mail at

Grambling State: Grambling State University Grambling, LA (D-1 FCS): The Grambling State University Strength & Conditioning Department is actively seeking applicants for an UNPAID Internship working with Olympic Sports, including football, within our program for the 2020-2021 semester. This position will begin immediately. Internship responsibilities will include many duties within the Grambling State University Strength & Conditioning Department. Hours will vary throughout the semester and may include early morning, late afternoon, evenings, or weekend hours. As an intern in our program, you will have the chance to join a network of coaches who are committed to building a winning culture within the program at Grambling State University. Our mission is helping our athletes achieve their full potential in the weight room, during play, and in the classroom. Interns in our program will gain valuable knowledge and hands on experience in areas such as program design, exercise instruction, plyometric, speed and agility techniques, conditioning, facility, and athlete management. Interns will sit in meetings with sport coaches and learn the administrative duties of strength and conditioning. It is our goal to equip our interns with the skills needed to achieve a graduate assistant position or full-time position when they leave this program. All interns will take part in a formal internship curriculum with weekly meetings and assignments. You will feel like a part of this program. We believe that an educated, well-trained staff will have a powerful and meaningful impact on our athletes. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field or obtaining a bachelor’s is required; CSCS or SCCC preferred but not required. Must have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning, have an excellent work ethic and the ability to take initiative, be pro-active, and attention to detail. Previous weight room or athletic coaching experience is a plus. Academic credit available if needed. Application: E-mail resume, cover letter, and names of 3 professional references to: Kerry R. Thompson, Sr., Director of Sports Performance at Grambling State University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, public assistance status, sex, sexual orientation, status as a U.S. veteran, race or religion.