Craft Beer Girls Cicerone Scholarship Program

Welcome to the Craft Beer Girls Cicerone Scholarship Program

Elevating Expertise in the Craft Beer Community

At Craft Beer Girls, we are passionate about nurturing talent and deepening knowledge within the craft beer community. That's why we're proud to introduce the Cicerone Scholarship Program, a comprehensive initiative to support women and non-binary individuals, aspiring and established beer enthusiasts in achieving their Cicerone Certification at any level.

Our Comprehensive Grant

We understand that pursuing Cicerone Certification involves more than just the desire to learn; it requires resources. Our scholarship program offers a grant valued at up to $2,500, covering:

  • The cost of the exam for any Cicerone Certification level
  • Study materials necessary to prepare for the exam
  • Access to mentorship from industry experts to guide you through your preparation journey

This holistic approach ensures that financial barriers do not stand in the way of passionate individuals eager to elevate their craft beer expertise.

Who Can Apply?

This opportunity is open to anyone within the craft beer community — from enthusiasts looking to formalize their passion to industry professionals aiming to advance their careers. Whether you're just starting out or ready to take your knowledge to the next level, we're here to support your journey.

How to Apply

  1. Gather Your Materials: Prepare a short essay (up to 1,000 words) explaining how the scholarship will benefit your career and personal development, an updated resume, and your answers to a few questions about your passion for craft beer. Further details are in the application.

  2. Complete the Application: Fill out our online application form, which includes uploading your prepared documents and detailing the support you seek from the scholarship.

  3. Submit: Ensure your application is complete and submit it. Our committee looks forward to learning about your aspirations in the craft beer world.

Why Choose Our Scholarship?

  • Comprehensive Support: From covering exam and study material costs to providing mentorship, we offer a well-rounded support system to help you succeed.
  • Open to All Levels: Whether pursuing the Certified Beer Server or aiming for the Master Cicerone, our scholarship program is designed to support your ambition.
  • Community and Mentorship: Gain invaluable insights and guidance from experienced professionals in the craft beer industry.

Apply Now

Take the next step in your craft beer journey with the Craft Beer Girls - Cicerone Scholarship Program. With financial support and mentorship, we're here to help you achieve professional recognition and contribute to the vibrant culture of craft beer.

Our scholarship grants are distributed on a rolling basis, directly funded by proceeds from our merchandise sales, ensuring continuous support for aspiring Cicerones as our community grows and contributes.



For more information about the Cicerone Scholarship Program, application process, or any other inquiries, please contact us at