COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Applications for the 2017-18 Brendan Burke Internship are being accepted now through Monday, May 1, 2017, USA Hockey announced today.
The 10-month internship is based in the hockey operations department at USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program in Plymouth, Michigan, and runs from August through June 2018.
The position calls for assistance in all aspects of hockey operations with the NTDP, which includes both the U.S. National Under-17 and Under-18 Teams. In addition, the selected candidate will gain experience with international events, the American Development Model and Coaching Education Program. A monthly stipend will be provided.
For more information on the application process, click here.
About The Internship
The annual 10-month internship is intended for a recent college graduate interested in hockey operations as a career and has been established in memory of the late Brendan Burke, who passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 5, 2010, at age 21. Brendan, the son of Brian Burke, general manager of the 2014 U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team and president of hockey operations for the National Hockey League's Calgary Flames, was a student at Miami University and served as a hockey operations assistant with Miami's men's ice hockey team.