Frank George, AT Ret Scholarship Endowment

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About the Endowment:
The Frank George, AT Ret Scholarship Endowment, established in 2007, provides an annual scholarship of $2,300 to a qualified athletic training student.

About Mr. George:
Frank George became the head athletic trainer at Brown University in 1966 and remained at the school until he retired in 2004 as Brown’s director of sports medicine. He served as NATA President from 1974-78, after serving as Vice President. Mr. George was instrumental in winning a five-year struggle to bring licensure to athletic trainers in Rhode Island. He was inducted into the NATA Hall of Fame in 1991, and continues to live in Rhode Island.

Scholarship Recipients:
2014         Juliana Smeltz, Slippery Rock University
2013         Steven Barandica, Kean University
2012         Michael Boisselle, Rowan University
2011          Kaitlyn Deutsch, Slippery Rock University
2010         Katrina Marshall, Ithaca College
2009         Kohei Kishimoto, Temple University
2008         Rebekah Porter, University of New Hampshire
 
Status:  ENDOWED
Commitment:  $50,000
Amount Received:  $52,000
Total Needed to Endow: $0
 
Donors:
Jeff Smith
Eastern Athletic Trainers’ Association
NATA District 1
NATA District 2