Bay Area All-Star Scholarship Application

The Bay Area All-Star Scholarship Team (BAASST) is a partnership established in 1996 by the Oakland Athletics, Golden State Warriors, San Francisco 49ers, San Francisco Giants, San Jose Earthquakes and San Jose Sharks. This unique committee is the first of its kind in the realm of professional sports. Each team will honor these students during a special pre-game presentation at their individual venues. The Oakland A's will award one (1) student attending an Alameda County public high school with a $5,000 scholarship.

Each student must submit the following information to complete this application:

  • BAASST Application Form (below)
  • Two letters of recommendation from non-relatives. The teacher, principal or counselor who nominated the student must write one of the letters of recommendation.
  • Official transcripts from each high school attended.
  • Taking into consideration academic achievement, extracurricular activities and community involvement, please write a 2-3 page essay explaining why you believe you are a deserving BAASST candidate.

Applications Due Monday, February 7, 2022 (11:59 PM PST).