Vinequity Scholarship Application Form
Applicants must also have a Vinequity directory listing. If you do not have a profile on the directory, you can create one here.
Please select your Tier, Course, and requested Scholarship Amount
Have you experienced any financial obstacles in pursuing wine related training and education? If so, please describe; E.g – Dependents, Debts, Caregiving duties, chosen course does not accommodate working during the enrollment period.
Do you need any financial support towards obtaining support materials required to complete your intended course of study?
Are you currently receiving any other scholarships or financial aid towards your intended course of study?
Have you experienced any challenges in accessing and completing wine related education and training that are not financially based
How frequently is your intended course of study offered?
Are there any other financial or resource based constraints (not covered above) that present a challenge in accessing your intended course of study?
Tell us a bit about your interest in wine? What gets you excited about the world of wine?
What are your goals within the wine world?
Have you participated in any wine related competitions or events?
Are you currently part of a tasting, study or community group centered around wine?
Does your current work or study involve handling or selling wine?
Are you pursuing a career switch to the wine industry?
Are you currently enrolled in or have you completed any wine education or training to date?
How will your intended course of study help you meet your goals?
How many hours per week can you dedicate to studying for your intended course?
Please share anything else you would like us to know about you, and why you believe you are a good candidate for a Vinequity Scholarship
*Before submitting this form, please read and accept the terms of agreement
Vinequity Scholarship Fund Terms of Agreement
I understand that accepting this scholarship means that I agree to the following terms:
I have met all the Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
I will sign and adhere to Vinequity’s code of conduct
I will complete the program within a year of receiving the scholarship
The scholarship awarded will be used for tuition and
other related expenses including; wine cost, textbooks and travel
I further understand that if I do not abide by the above stated terms, that I may be dismissed from the scholarship program. At the time of dismissal, I will become responsible for repaying the scholarship amount used up to that point. Arrangements will be made with Vinequity to repay this money. If monies are not repaid, I allow Vinequity to seek reimbursement through legal avenues.
By taking a personal inventory of my circumstances, I am able to make the commitment needed to finish this scholarship program. I understand the amount of time and effort needed to graduate.
I am agreeing that it is a fair and binding agreement. I understand and agree to all terms of the contract and will work to adhere to them.