Planet of Baseball: 2017 Winter Scholarship

As one of the most trusted resource online about baseball and softball equipments, The Planet of Baseball exists to promote and encourage love of the sport of baseball, and is a comprehensive full-service repository of everything related to baseball. You will find everything from equipment and product reviews to helpful training and coaching resources. If you have questions on which bat to buy your daughter, or how to find the right glove for your son, you’ll find those answers and many more at the Planet of Baseball.

In hopes of insprising people to share their love with baseball, We are therefore proud to announce the Winter Scholarship of ThePlanetOfBaseball.

Read below for more information, and we look forward to receiving your entry!

Eligibility Criteria: 

Any current student who is a U.S. citizen and either currently attending or planning to attend a U.S. college / university for undergraduate or graduate studies.

Additional Information: 

How Do I Apply?

Please submit a 500-1000 words essay in a Microsoft Word (.doc) file answering the question: "Why aren't you playing baseball yet?"

(In this article, you should encourage people to play baseball by giving strong reasons. Do you like this sport? If you do, it will be very easy for you to come up with a ton of reasons to support it.)

​Please also provide:

  • Full name, phone number, mailing address and e-mail address
  • Name of your school
  • Area of Study
  • Proof that you are a student (confirmation of enrolment, etc.)

​Where Do I Apply?

Please submit your application via email to:

What Is The Deadline?

Winter Scholarship: December 1st, 2017

How Will Applications Be Reviewed?

All entries will be read and reviewed thoroughly, and winners will be notified directly via email once selected.


The recipient of the Winter Scholarship will be chosen and notified by December 5th, 2017, and the scholarship will be sent over by December 25th, 2017.

What Is The Value Of The Award?

The total value of each scholarship is $500 and is awarded twice a year - will be sent directly to your school. (or via Paypal).

Finalists And Winner Of Spring Scholarship in 2017

Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 1, 2017
Scholarship Amount: