Beer Industry Scholarships
These organizations provide grants and scholarships specifically targeted at students pursuing a certificate / degree in the beer industry.
The Greg Noonan New England Brewer’s Scholarship offers full tuition scholarships for programs beginning in June of each year. The scholarship is ear-marketed for those living in the New England region of the United States.
The J. J. Morrison Trust scholarship is awarded to current employees in the brewing industry, from any country in the world, for full or part time studies, residential or distance learning, targeted at individuals early in their brewing industry careers. The scholarship is managed by the Institute of Brewing and Distilling, but may be used at any recognized UK institution.
The Master Brewers Association of America offers full tuition scholarships for two-week courses in brewing and malting science, brewery packaging technology and brewery systems technology and maintenance. Additional scholarships are available for those with industry experience pursuing additional training opportunities.
The Melvin Brewing Scholarship is for students wanting to pursue a full or part time college education in brewery studies. The scholarship is awarded not by need but rather by responses to a 500-word essay.
The MNCBG offers scholarships to Minnesotans attending Dakota County Technical College for their Brewing and Beer Steward Technology Certificate Program. Scholarships are available for women, people of color, LGBTQ and non-binary people, and the disabled community.
The Pink Boots Society has partnered with the Siebel School of Technology to offer scholarships for a web-based program in brewing technology. They have also partnered with D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc. to to award an underrepresented minority in the brewing industry up to $10,000 in scholarship funds to be used to further her brewing education, technical knowledge and leadership skills. Additional scholarships are available for students enrolling in the Cicerone Certification Program.