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Yes, they are awarded medical red shirts depending on the amount of the season played, and sport, which allow them another year of eligibility. If they are scholarship recipients they are able to carry out that year of eligibility even if their schooling is complete; As far as monetary compensation, No, other than paid medical bills and transportation etc.

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Q: Are college athletes compensated for their injuries?
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