The Vinequity Mentorship Program is now taking applications for the Winter/Spring 2022 mentorship term. Those interested in applying can do so here.
Applications are being accepted from October 18, 2021 through to and including November 19, 2021. Successful applicants will be announced on December 6, 2021.
More on the Vinequity Mentorship Program
If successful as a mentorship applicant, you will get a chance to receive rare one-on-one career advice and coaching in the fields of wine service and restaurant management; wine writing and judging; wine education and more!
Who is eligible?
Anyone who identifies as BIPOC and is pursuing a career or advanced education in wine / winemaking is encouraged to apply
Candidates will be selected by Vinequity and the Mentorship team
Spaces are limited per term, so candidates are encouraged to reapply in subsequent terms
Where and when does mentorship take place?
There are two (2) types of mentorship programs being offered:
Intensive subject bootcamps led by one of our mentors for a small group of three to four mentees
Five (5) one-on-one, mentorship placements, starting January through to June, 2022
Successful mentorship candidates will receive the opportunity for up to 13 one-on-one Zoom sessions with their Mentor placement (that’s one call every other week for 6 months).
If you have questions about the application process, please contact us here and one of the Vinequity mentorship facilitators will get back to you.