SOMM FOUNDATION: 2018 CMS & MW Scholarship Opportunities - UPDATED 4/21

David A. Carpenter Master of Wine Scholarship - US/Canada

A $5000 scholarship to assist with expenses related to the 2018 Master of Wine Stage 2 Practical Exam. Applicants must work and reside in the US or Canada.

APPLY HERE by April 30, 12pm PST.


Charlie Palmer Pigs & Pinot CMS Intro Course/Exam Scholarship - US

A $600 scholarship to cover the cost of the CMS Introductory Course and Exam. Applicants must be US residents.

APPLY HERE by June 30, 12pm PST.


Sonoma-Cutrer Western States CMS Certified & Advanced Scholarships - Western US

Scholarships for the Court of Master Sommeliers Certified Exam ($595), Advanced Course ($1195), and Advanced Exam ($1195. Applicants must live and work in California, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, or Hawaii.

APPLY HERE by May 31, 12pm PST.


Wolfgang Blass CMS Advanced Course/Exam Scholarship - Canada

A $1195 scholarship for those sitting for the Advanced Course or Exam. Applicants on the wait list and confirmed may apply. The scholarship may be applied retroactively. Applicants must live and work in Canada.

APPLY HERE by April 30, 12pm PST.


Court of Master Sommeliers Unger Advanced Exam Scholarship - US

A $1250 scholarship for those sitting for the Advanced Exam (does not apply to the Advanced Course). Applicants must have a confirmed spot at the Advanced Exam, or the scholarship may be applied retroactively. Applicants must be US residents.

APPLY HERE by April 30, 12pm PST.


Court of Master Sommeliers Advanced Course/Exam Scholarship - International

A $1285 scholarship for the 2018 Advanced Course or Exam, available to international candidates outside of the US or Canada. The scholarship can be applied retroactively.

APPLY HERE by April 30, 12pm PST.


Court of Master Sommeliers Bonaccorsi St. Louis Master Exam Scholarship - US

A scholarship for students sitting for the CMS Master Exam, Practical only, September 3 to 5 in St. Louis, MO. Applicants must be US residents.

APPLY HERE by August 10, 12pm PST.


Realm Cellars CMS Master Exam Scholarship - US

Two $5000 scholarships for the theory and/or practical portions of the Master Sommelier Exam. Applicants must live and work in the US.

APPLY HERE by August 10, 12pm PST.


Wilson Daniels CMS Master Exam Scholarship - North America

A $2000 scholarship for the theory and/or practical portions of the Master Sommelier Exam. Applicants must be from the US, Canada, or Mexico.

APPLY HERE by August 10, 12pm PST.


Jackson Family Wines CMS Master Exam Scholarship - Canada

A $1000 scholarship for the theory and/or practical portions of the Master Sommelier Exam. Applicants must live and work in Canada.

APPLY HERE by May 31, 12pm PST.


Questions? Email Lynn at SommFoundation (lynn.fletcher@sommfoundation.com).