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Royal Agricultural Society (NSW) Foundation

Sydney Royal Wine Professional Development Scholarship 2023

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Welcome

The Sydney Royal Wine Show is one of the most prestigious wine shows in Australia, annually attracting over 2300 entries from more than 350 producers across Australia.

The Sydney Royal Wine Show together with the Royal Agricultural Society Foundation (RASF) offers wine enthusiasts the opportunity to apply for a Sydney Royal Wine Professional Development Scholarship (previously known as Sydney Royal Wine Assessment Scholarship).

Purpose: To encourage and support professionals who are passionate about wine and committed to forging careers that will contribute to the Australian Wine Industry.

Applicants can apply for a Sydney Royal Wine Professional Development Scholarship to fund courses such as:

  • Australian Wine Research Institute's (AWRI) Advanced Wine Assessment Course (AWAC)
  • AWRI Advanced Viticulture course
  • WSET courses
  • Wine service (including Sommelier) courses

Value of Scholarship: Scholarships of up to $6000 are available depending on the professional development course chosen. 

Eligibility Guidelines:

  • Applicants must be an Australian citizen or a permanent resident.
  • Applicants must be employed in the Australian Wine Industry or engaged in study in a related course.
  • Applicants should be available to attend the Sydney Royal Wine Show.

Selection criteria:

  • Proven interest in and desire to actively contribute to the Australian Wine Industry
  • Financial need
  • Proven need for this particular course of study, providing justification of how it will benefit their future career in wine.

Applications Open: 1 August 2022

Applications Close: 31 October 2022

Award Announced: December 2022

Further Information: Contact the RASF on (02) 9704 1234 or via email foundation@rasf.org.au

Applicants for this scholarship are also welcome to apply for our Sydney Royal Wine Study Scholarship as well. Information can be found in the Scholarships section of the RAS Foundation website.