District 2 Research Endowment


About the Endowment:
The District 2 Research Endowment provides annually either one Doctoral research grant of up to $2,500 and one Masters research grant of up to $1,000, or three Masters research grants of up to $1,000 each.


About District 2:
District 2 of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association makes up the geographic region which includes the states of Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. All members of the NATA that reside in these states are automatically members of District 2.

Research Grant Recipients:

2016 – Shawn Eagle MAT, ATC, CSCS, “Investigating Potential Neuromuscular and Sensorimotor Differences Between Recently Concussed Athletes and Healthy Controls”

2013 – Aaron H. Struminger, MA, ATC, University of Delaware, “Comparing Glenohumeral and Scapular Musculoskeletal Adaptations between Youth and Collegiate Swimmers”

2012 – Stephanie Segulin, University of Delaware, “The Relationship between Personality and Functional Ability following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury”

2009 – Allison S. Kim, BS, ATC/L, University of Delaware, “A Gender Comparison of Knee Stiffness Regulation Under Cognitive Load”


Status:  ENDOWED
Commitment:  $75,000
Amount Received:  $75,000
Total Needed to Endow:  $0
Individual Donors:
Deanna M. Errico
John Smith
Jacqueline Williams

Donor Organizations:
NATA District Two