EAS Academy Graduate & Internship Scholarship Application Form



EAS Academy is offering a $1,500 scholarship for a current CPSDA student-member who is studying to become a Sports Dietitian in a graduate academic program, dietetic internship program, or graduate assisant/sports nutrition internship (paid or unpaid).  This scholarship will be awarded to one individual who exemplifies all that it takes to be a successful Sports Dietitian.

Scholarship criteria includes:

  • Leadership & Community Service
  • Nutrition-related experience
  • Paid or unpaid work experience
  • Sports nutrition Mission Statement and your vision of the "Future of Sports Nutrition"

Supporting documents required:

  • Current Resume
  • Verification of academic or dietetic internship program
  • Three (3) letters of reference from academic or professional sources

Completed nomination forms must be received by February 10, 2014. Direct your questions to Caroline Mandel, MS, RD, CSSD; Director of Sports Nutrition, University of Michigan Athletics at: chmandel@umich.edu

Follow this procedure to efficiently complete this application process:

  • Start with a blank word document to provide answers of up to 250 words each to the following four questions, then copy and paste your completed document into the box below adjacent to the term "Historical Background:"
  1. Describe your leadership and community service experience (250 words or less)
  2. Describe your nutrition-related work experience (250 words or less)
  3. List any additional work experience and dates of that employment (250 words or less)
  4. In a few concise sentences, write your sports nutrition mission statement, highlighting what you see as your strengths and challenges as an aspiring Sports Dietitian, as well as what you see as your contributions to this field. Include your vision for the future of Sports Nutrition.
  • Fill in the boxes below starting with name and concluding with Academic Major/Minor; double check that your word document has been properly copied and pasted into the Historical Background box, then click the submit button at the bottom of this page to send this information to Ms. Mandel. 
  • Finally, you will need to direct E-mails to Ms. Mandel (chmandel@umich.edu) containing the following:
    1. Required: Your Resume. E-mail your resume to Caroline Mandel at: chmandel@umich.edu
    2. Required: Verification of academic program--forward e-mail to: chmandel@umich.edu
    3. Required: Three (3) letters of reference from academic or professional sources--request that letters be sent directly from authors to Caroline Mandel at chmandel@umich.edu


Last Name:

First Name:

Address Street:


Zip Code: (5 digits)


Cell Phone (or best phone for you):

E-mail address:

Name of your College/University, 
or where you are a dietetic intern;
or where you are GA/Nutrition Intern

Grad School Year 1, 2, 3 or Intern or GA?

Degree Program:

Historical Background:
Copy and paste your
word document in the
space to the right. In doing
so, you are effectively
certifying that you are a
member of CPSDA in
good standing and the
above information is
accurate to the best
of your knowledge:

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