Bordeaux & Bordeaux Supérieur Association and SommFoundation have announced a scholarship opportunity for the Bordeaux Supérieur Sommeliers of the Year Masterclass and Competition, taking place August 5 and 6 at the San Francisco Wine School! Two scholarship will be awarded.
Competition participants will have the opportunity to win a trip to Bordeaux.
Airfare and two nights of accommodation will be provided.
Ground transportation and meals will NOT be covered.
Competition dates: August 5–6, 2019
Note: Applicants must work and reside in the United States. California residents are not eligible. Applicants must be working in the beverage industry and have experience tasting wine and spirits.
APPLY HERE by July 8, 5pm PST.
I am confused the event is taking place in San Francisco but California residents are not eligible?
California residents are not eligible to apply for the scholarship through SommFoundation, but they are welcome to attend the competition. California residents can register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bordeaux-sups-sommeliers-of-the-year-registration-62763259599 . The scholarship is to assist out-of-states residents with expenses to attend the event (flight/hotel).