Eraste Autin Scholarship

About this Scholarship:

This scholarship is in memory of Eraste Autin, who was an exceptional student and an All-American fullback from Lafayette, Louisiana when he passed away in July, 2001 as a result of complications from heat stroke.

Award Criteria:

  • This award is for a full-time student in the Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) in the Department of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology.
  • Applicants must have an exemplary academic track record with the ATEP, perform with distinction at their clinical sites, and demonstrate involvement in community and extracurricular activities.
  • In addition, the applicant must conduct oneself in a manner which brings credit to themselves, athletics, and objectives of higher education and have the intent on pursuing a career in athletic training.