Sommeliers in the UK & Ireland

If you are a sommelier based in the UK or Ireland and wish to apply to attend the Sommit in New Zealand, the prerequisite is to attend an exclusive masterclass, and then complete the application form at the event or online below:

2017 Masterclass Dates

  • Edinburgh: Monday 26 June 2017
  • London: Tuesday 27 June 2017
  • Dublin: Thursday 13 July 2017

Applicants must be:

  • A current working sommelier
  • WSET Level 2 or above, or have demonstrable equivalent industry experience

Applications for the UK & Ireland close Monday 31 July 2017. A selection committee will review all applications and successful applicants will be informed by Friday September 1 2017.

For any queries with regard to the scholarships available from the UK & Ireland, please contact Chris Stroud - New Zealand Winegrowers Manager - Europe:

UK & Ireland International Sommelier Scholarship Applications

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