​​​Scholarship Provisions

Course Scholarship Offerings

Current Master Brewers members may apply for one of the following scholarships:
  • John Mallett Scholarship
  • Master Brewers Scholarship
  • North American Brewers Association Scholarship
  • Walt Powell Scholarship
Applications must be submitted online and adhere to the scholarship criteria noted below for each award.

John Mallett Scholarship

Master Brewers members in good standing and non-members are eligible to apply for the John Mallett Scholarship. The scholarship covers the cost of tuition to either the Brewing and Malting Science CourseBrewery Packaging Technology Course, or the Bre​wery Maintenance Systems Course​. It also provides a travel stipend of $1,200.

Criteria

    ​​Applicant must submit the online application form and​ submit the online application form and submit the following documents when applying:
      • Resume
      • A statement describing their passion for brewing
      • Recommendation from two (2) Master Brewers Professional Members that describe how the applicant demonstrates their passion for the art and science of brewing​​

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    Master Brewers Scholarship

    Master Brewers members in good standing are eligible to apply for the Master Brewers Scholarship. The scholarship covers the ​cost of tuition to either the Brewing and Malting Science CourseBrewery Packaging Technology Course, or the Bre​wery Maintenance Systems Course​. Each course is two weeks in length.

    Criteria

    1. Applicant must be a current member of Master Brewers in good standing.
    2. Applicant must possess a minimum of five (5) years' service in the brewing and/or malting industry.
    3. Applicant must submit the online application form and submit the following documents when applying:
      • Resume
      • Include two (2) letters of references from Master Brewers members who understand your commitment to the brewing industry. The letter should include a one-paragraph summary describing your qualifications and explain how each came to understand your level of commitment to the brewing industry.
      • A brief, focused essay, that includes the following:
        • How did you become involved/interested in the brewing industry?
        • What are your goals for the next 3–5 years and how will this course support those goals?
        • What benefits will you and your company/employer gain by you attending this course?
        • A statement that expresses your skills and traits that make you a successful team member. How will you apply the knowledge you gain from this course in a way that exhibits the traits you described?

    Application Deadline

    • January 20: Brewery Packaging Technology Course
    • June 30​: Brewery Systems Technology and Maintenance Course
    • August 1​​: Brewing and Malting Science Course

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    North American Brewers Association Scholarship

    Provides a partial scholarship of $1,500 to go towards the tuition for the Master Brewers Malting and Brewing Science course.

    Criteria 

    1. Applicant must be a current member of Master Brewers in good standing.
    2. Applicant must possess a minimum of five (5) years' service in the brewing and/or malting industry.
    3. Applicant must submit the online application form and submit the following documents when applying:
      • Resume
      • Include two (2) letters of references from Master Brewers members who understand your commitment to the brewing industry. The letter should include a one-paragraph summary describing your qualifications and explain how each came to understand your level of commitment to the brewing industry.
      • A brief, focused essay, that includes the following:
        • How did you become involved/interested in the brewing industry?
        • What are your goals for the next 3–5 years and how will this course support those goals?
        • What benefits will you and your company/employer gain by you attending this course?
        • A statement that expresses your skills and traits that make you a successful team member. How will you apply the knowledge you gain from this course in a way that exhibits the traits you described?

    Application Deadline 

    August 1: Brewing and Malting Science Course
     
     

     

    Walt Powell Scholarship

    Provides an annual scholarship to award full tuition to the Master Brewers Malting and Brewing Science course, plus a stipend of up to $1,000 for the awardee to cover travel and transportation costs to and from the class.

    Criteria

    1. Applicant must be a current member of the Master Brewers in good standing.
    2. Applicant to complete the online form and submit the following documents when applying:
      • Resume
      • A statement describing their passion for brewing
      • Recommendations from two (2) Master Brewers Professional Members that describe how the applicant demonstrates his/her passion for the art and science of brewing.

    Application Deadline 

    August 1: Brewing and Malting Science Course
     
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