Baseball Alberta offers many great scholarship opportunities available to all Baseball Alberta members for a variety of different purposes and ventures. In combination with the Edmonton International Baseball Foundation, there is $26,000 available on a yearly basis. These scholarships are awarded annually at the Baseball Alberta Annual Awards Banquet in November.
(one application needs to be submitted to be considered for all Baseball Alberta and EIBF scholarships, except for the Gordie Wilson Memorial Award)
The Gordie Wilson Memorial Award is presented to a Bantam age player who has demonstrated leadership and athletic abilities in the sport of baseball and is to financially assist the individual to attend a baseball development training camp.
(click on each award to see former recipients)
Award is presented to a Bantam age player who has demonstrated leadership and athletic abilities in the sport of baseball to financially assist the individual to attend a baseball development camp.
This scholarship is no longer offered by Baseball Alberta.
This scholarship is presented for post secondary studies to an athlete who has demonstrated outstanding academic performance, community service and strong athletic abilities as a baseball player with Baseball Alberta.
This scholarship is presented annually for post secondary studies to an athlete who has demonstrated outstanding academic performance, good sportsmanship, community service and strong athletic abilities as a baseball player with Baseball Alberta.
Awarded annually to the Baseball Alberta player, male or female, who best exemplifies the qualities of hard work, perseverance, and dedication to the game of baseball. It is specifically designed for those players who have progressed through Baseball Alberta's "grass roots" programs, showing heart and hustle while overcoming obstacles in order to play the game.
Owen Johnson Scholarship - $1,500.00 *NEW*
This scholarship is awarded annually to a Baseball Alberta player of any age or gender, who has overcome obstacles or hardships in their lives, and has persevered to continue playing baseball. The funds will be awarded to player to help them pursue their future baseball endeavours. Please include a quick reference to your situation and how these funds would be applied to your baseball endeavours, should you be awarded them. Please also include at least one letter of reference.
This bursary is presented by the Edmonton International Baseball Foundation to encourage players with Baseball Alberta to pursue college or university studies with the ultimate objective of obtaining a degree.
This bursary is presented annually to female players registered with Baseball Alberta who are excellent athletes pursuing a university/college degree.