​Call for Award Nominations

Recognize excellence and nominate a fellow colleague for one of these Master Brewers awards:

​How to Nominate

  • ​Review criteria for each award first before submitting your nomination.
  • Submit the nomination and supporting documents using the online form.
  • Awards nominations will be reviewed by the Nominations Committee and approved by the Executive Committee.​
  • Awardees will be recognized during the award ceremony at the Master Brewers Conference.

Submissions for 2022 awards has closed.

Honorary Life Membership

Honorary Life Membership may be bestowed by the association upon outgoing Master Brewers past presidents and to individuals who have distinguished themselves in the advancement of the association, the art of brewing, or the interest thereof, upon recommendation of the Board of Governors.

Presidential Awards​

The Presidential Awards are presented to the best oral and best poster presentation that were presented during a Master Brewers Conference. Awardees are selected onsite and recognized during the Master Brewers closing session at the conference.​

Technical Quarterly Best Paper Award

The Inge Russell Best Paper Award is presented to a Master Brewers member(s) who have authored the year's best paper in the Technical Quarterly. The award was created to honor Dr. Russell, a former editorial board chair, who over the years gave invaluable technical assistance to Technical Quarterly and to the Master Brewers.


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