Department of Kinesiology

ADAPTED Training Grant

Accessing Developmentally Appropriate Physical activity Training and Education in Disability (ADAPTED)


The The ADAPTED grant is a federally funded scholarship program focused on training
preservice professionals in interdisciplinary collaboration to work with children with
significant disabilities.

Who is it for?

Scholars pursuing a master’s degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Adapted
Physical Activity or an Added Authorization in Adapted Physical Education may apply
for funding. Applicants must intend to work with individuals with significant disabilities
ranging in age from birth to age 22.

What are the prerequisites?

Adapted Physical Education Scholars: Scholars must have a BA/BS in physical
education teacher education or hold a credential that authorizes the teaching of physical
education. Entrance requirements vary depending on undergraduate work and previous

How do I Apply?

1. Students must apply to Chico State University through the Office of Graduate Studies to be officially admitted as a graduate student into the Kinesiology program or admitted into the Single Subject Credential Program in Physical Education.


2. Students must apply to the ADAPTED Training Grant utilizing the appropriate form

ADAPTED Grant Application - Fillable (PDF)


Josie Blagrave

Josephine Blagrave, PhD 
Adapted Physical Activity Program 
Department of Kinesiology 
Office: 530-898-4314

Laynie Case

Laynie Case, PhD 
Adapted Physical Activity & Physical Education Teacher Education Programs
Department of Kinesiology
Office: 530-898-6617 

Young adults playing as a group in a gym


Accepting Applications for Fall 2024

Due Monday, April 15th

Child rock climbing at the WREC