Government & Public Interest

MLB Players Trust Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies – Due Feb. 16

Major League Baseball players are honoring the life of the late Major League Baseball Players Association Executive Director, Michael Weiner, through the Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies. Awarded by the MLB Players Trust, this scholarship seeks to recognize and support the efforts of graduate and/or law school students dedicated to improving the lives of workers. The Players Trust awards $50,000 annually to fund up to five scholarships at a minimum of $10,000 each.

Students who share Michael’s passion for protecting workers’ rights are encouraged to apply. Recently, a BC Law student was a recipient of this scholarship. To be connected to our alum and former recipient, please reach out to Michelle Grossfield in Career Services. 

The application is now open through February 16, 2023. If you are interested in learning more about the scholarship, please visit the website to find additonal details starting January 5th.