Elevate Your Athletic Journey and Career Readiness

Experience comprehensive career readiness support, 1-on-1 coaching, industry connections, and personal development to excel in life after sports. Join the Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (WAICU) Fellowship for Athletes, funded by Fiducient Advisors, and unleash your winning mindset in the professional world.
Application closes March 18, 2024

prepare yourself for a successful future beyond sports

With personalized coaching, professional and personal development.
Access to Unparalleled Resources & Coaching
Powerful one-on-one coaching tailored to each athlete's unique needs and goals.
Transformational Career Readiness
Training and content created by former professional athletes to prepare you for success in your chosen career path. From resume writing and mock interview prep, to executive mentorship and networking.
Holistic Support for You to Be Your Best Self
Access resources and guidance to enhance your mental well-being, cope with challenges, and develop resilience both on and off the field

APPLIcation process

In 15 minutes, apply to be a part of a life changing program.
Eligibility Check
WAICU PROLIFIC Fellowship for Athletes, funded by Fiducient Advisors, you must be a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior athlete that is classified in their sport and/or in the classroom attending a WAICU member institution during the 2024 spring semester.
Complete the Application
Fill out the application form in its entirety by March 18, 2024, before 11:50 p.m. Provide accurate and detailed information about yourself and your athletic background.
Selection and Announcement
After the application deadline, the fellowship selections will be made. On April 6, 2024, the final decisions will be announced via email. Regularly check your school email to stay updated on the selection process.


Hear from our recent fellows about their Prolific experience.
The Prolific Institute was just an unbelievable opportunity, it was a great experience, and I believe that they’re doing a lot of great things and will continue to influence student athletes.

Joshua Langford

Men's Basketball Michigan State

The Prolific experience was life changing. They demanded a lot of me, they showered me with support, and they helped me see my power.
For that, I'm forever indebted

Chuck Anya

Duquesne University Student-Athlete

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