WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits
As part of our Strategic Alliance with the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET), Women of the Vine & Spirits will provide scholarships toward WSET course fees. The mutual alliance aims to improve the visibility of progression paths and opportunities for women in the wine and spirits industry. WSET Scholarships is a subset of the Continuing Education Scholarship. Applicants should specify which Level they would like to apply their Scholarship toward on the application where indicated.
A beginner to intermediate level qualification exploring wines and spirits for those working in the industry or wine and spirit enthusiasts.
For individuals seeking a core understanding of wines, this qualification explores the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown. You’ll learn about the styles of wines produced from these grapes as well as key classifications and labelling terminology. A basic overview of the key categories of spirits and liqueurs will also be provided. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo. More details here.
The Women of the Vine & Spirits Foundation will award 1 Scholarship for the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits.
The award amount is $900 USD.
Deadline to Submit Scholarship Application: August 31, 2018
Scholarship Recipients to be notified: September 19, 2018