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ATHLETE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
The SBA believes in the pursuit of excellence. Through the Saskatchewan Athlete Assistance Program, SBA will be able to provide financial assistance to eligible baseball athletes.
The Saskatchewan Athlete Assistance Program will provide financial assistance to qualifying elite athletes to assist with their training and competitive costs while attending a Post-Secondary institution. To be eligible you must have been a paid SBA member in this calendar year and you must have been a member of a past Western Canada Games Team, Baseball Canada Cup Team or a Canada Games Team.
Athlete applications are evaluated by Saskatchewan Baseball Association. Those that meet or exceed elite athlete criteria are then ranked. Grant levels are based on a formula designed by the Coaching and Player Development Committee. deadline to apply is October 31st. An athlete can only receive Athlete Assistance funding for a maximum of 4 years in total.
NOTE: It is the athletes’ responsibility to verify with potential college programs that Athlete Assistance will not jeopardize any scholarship opportunities.