Olympic Sports - Summer 2019 Internship

deadline 01 April 2019
employer University of Central Florida
type Internship
approved No

The University of Central Florida Sports Performance department is now accepting applications for the open positions for the summer 2019 internship program starting June 7th to August 2nd with the opportunity to continue into the fall semester if desired.


Selected individuals should expect to gain experience working with all Olympic sports at the University of Central Florida. Applicants should be highly motivated, eager to learn, and possess the desire to be involved with high-level collegiate athletics. Applicants should be working toward a degree in Exercise Science, or hold an undergraduate degree in the respective field and be working towards an accredited certification (SCCC or CSCS).

Accepted interns should expect early mornings, long days, and evening hours. The internship curriculum includes the opportunity to learn directly from the sports performance staff through team training sessions, as well as involvement in weekly staff meetings and intern education workshops designed to prepare interns for real life situations and to sit for the SCCC exam and/or the CSCS exam. You will be assigned to complete various different assignments.

This is strictly a VOLUNTEER internship. There will be no monetary compensation for this position; however, selected individuals should expect to receive valuable experience with various Division 1 athletic programs. Interns will also earn a letter of recommendation at the completion of the internship (contingent upon performance). Applications will be taken until the positions are filled. Please send a resume and 3 professional references to to apply.