Academic Opportunities

Pilot Award

The AHPRC research pilot awards began in 2018 and are aimed to build an interdisciplinary team of researchers for collaborative health- and performance-related research. 

Learn More about the Pilot Program

Apply for Pilot Award Funding 

2022-23 Pilot Award Winners

  • “Comparison of Six-Minute Walk Test Distance Using the Standard Protocol and on a Woodway Curve Treadmill” – Toni Uhrich, Dr. Paula Papanek, Lauren Opielinski


Summer Student Research Initiative

The Marquette AHPRC Summer Student Research Initiative (SSRI) is designed to facilitate student research experiences and support the mission and global goal of the AHPRC. Stay tuned for the next call for SSRI applications.



2021 SRI Award Winners

Awardee 1: Emily Anderson

Awardee 2: Stephanie Jansen

Awardee 3: Sarah Lessila

Awardee 4: Jane Layden

Awardee 5: Charlie Rydeski

2020 SRI Award Winners: Isabell Dobrzycki, Jane Layden, Davina Lettau, Emily Olsen, Katie Slater, Brianna Weibye

View the research posters of the 2020 academic year SRI awardees here!

Watch the SRI Students present their posters: