The Basketball Academy’s partners and sponsors have traditionally awarded over $5,000 in scholarships to deserving students. The awards are offered in the following categories:
- Individual outstanding player awards for a player from each team.
- Scholar Athlete Award – $100 Under Armour gift certificate is awarded to 1 individual from each participating team (total of 22 awards). The Head Coach of each high school nominates the recipient.
- James Thomas Hubbard Award – $500 scholarship is awarded to one male and female senior athlete.
- DTLR Scholarship Award – $500 scholarship is awarded to one male and one female senior athlete with the highest cumulative GPA.
Over the past twenty-one years, the Basketball Academy has awarded over $140,000 to select students.
The Basketball Academy has also recognized those who have impacted the Academy as well as basketball in general. Honorees have included the following:
- Coach Breezy Bishop
- Baltimore Old Timers
- Raymond Short
- Coach William Well
- Paul Laurence Dunbar High School