This scholarship is funded by proceeds from World of Beer Festival with assistance from the Great Taste of the Midwest to provide a full tuition scholarship for the World Brewing Academy Concise Course in Brewing Technology or any one of the three two-week modules from the International Diploma in Brewing Technology Program held in Chicago.
The Concise Course in Brewing Technology is a two-week intensive program that covers every topic critical to successful brewery operations. The program is designed for brewers pursuing wider knowledge of professional brewing standards and techniques in order to advance their brewing careers as well as individuals planning to enter the brewing industry.
The International Diploma in Brewing Technology Program (also called the Associate in
Brewing Technology Program) is intended for those brewers who seek an in-depth understanding of a specific brewing discipline. This is the first part of the Master Brewer Program and consists of the following modules:
The Beer Barons of Milwaukee Pro Brewer Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of financial and technical need of both the brewer and the brewery. The final selection will be made by the Board of the Beer Barons of Milwaukee or their designees from the pool of eligible entrants.
The scholarship will be awarded to a professional brewer in the Midwest (i.e. Wisconsin,
Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, and Michigan) for the purpose of attending the Siebel Institute of Technology Concise Course on Brewing Technology or a comparable course covering technical brewing material. This is for brewing staff only, not management or sales/marketing staff.
The Selection Committee reserves the right to not award this scholarship. The recipient of the Scholarship will have responsibility for all other costs.
Application Procedures For The Beer Barons of Milwaukee Pro Brewer Scholarship
Scholarship: Because the goal of the Beer Barons of Milwaukee Pro Brewer Scholarship is to enhance the Wisconsin and Midwest brewing community and its capability, it is only open to residents of the aforementioned states. Applicants for the Beer Barons of Milwaukee Pro Brewer Scholarship need to complete the application for admission for the World
Brewing Academy Course of their choice in addition to the scholarship application below. The registration form can be downloaded from the Siebel Institute web site at www.siebelinstitute.com. Contact Siebel for more information
Qualifications for Scholarship:
The Beer Barons of Milwaukee, Cooperative is a group of over 200 homebrewers and beer lovers who meet monthly to learn about beer and brewing. New members are always welcome.
The club is open to anybody of legal drinking age. Current membership is $20/year for individuals or $30 for couples. Trial memberships last for 3 months and allow you to participate in club activities to get a feel for it before joining. If you want to join you can use our payments page, mail a check to the address at the bottom of the page, or just come to a meeting and pay there. Remember to include the name of the member on your check. Contact the treasurer with any additional questions. More Info