The Honorary "Womens of Wine" Scholarship

·Honouring the Greek Women in Wine Association, the WSPC awarded a scholarship to Ms. Despina Gavrili - who works at the American College of Greece in the field of International Tourism & Hospitality Management, whose  aim is to disseminate the name of  Greek Wine in tourism and to increase the number of  members/women of the Association by sponsoring attendance at Level 1 / WSET Level 1 Award as well as the first annual membership fee.

Τhe Honorary "Court of Master Sommeliers" Scholarship

The WSPC awarded a scholarship to the WSET Diploma & Certified Sommelier graduate, Mr. Nicholas Giannopoulos AIWS - 1 the Winner of 12 th Greek Competition for the "Best Sommelier 2014": The sponsorship will be used to cover the costs of transport and accommodation of the scholarship student to London, to take the exam for the Advanced Sommelier Certificate of the CMS .

 

The Honorary "HESTIA Advanced Certificate" scholarship - The World of Greek Wines

To WSPC granted  a scholarship to the professional with the  best performance in the WSET Levels 2 & 3 Awards. Excluded from this scholarship are those students involved in the fields of Service and/or Hospitality. Sponsorship for the  attendance of the  educational programme on Greek Vineyards - the HESTIA Advanced Certificate. The scholarship was awarded to our student , Mr Ilias Roussakis.

 

The Theopetra Estate Scholarship

Granted for the best performance in Professional Service / Sommelier in the  WSET Level 1 - 3 Awards in Wines & L1 Award in Sommellerie. The student/scholarship winner to receive sponsorship for the tuition and fees to attend the  Court of Master Sommeliers (MS) in the Introductory Course and Certified Exam in Greece . The scholarship was awarded to the student George Tsiovalas.

 

The Cellier Scholarship

Granted to the best performing Consumer in: WSET Level 1 - 3 Awards & HESTIA Advanced Certificate. The Cellier Company  sponsored an educational trip to the Bollinger Champagne firm in the Champagne district. The scholarship was awarded to our student, Mr John Pasgianos.

 

The ΑIOLOS S.A. Scholarship

Granted for the best performance of a Professional in the wine industry at WSET Level 1 - 3 Awards. Sponsorship of the educational Programme  on the  Greek Vineyard - HESTIA Advanced Certificate . The scholarship was awarded to our student Mr  Lambros Papadimitriou.

 

The DOMAINE PORTO CARRAS Scholarship

Granted for the best performance in Professional Service / Sommelier at WSET Level 1 - 3 (International Higher) Awards. Sponsorship of an educational trip to Domaine Porto Carras with a minimum stay of 3 days (2 nights). The scholarship was awarded to  our student, Mr Anastasios Maniatis.

 

The KATOGI - STROFILIA Scholarship

Granted for the best performing  student in the course  for the Greek Vineyards,  - the WSPC HESTIA Advanced Certificate, includes sponsoring an educational trip to Metsovo with a minimum stay of 3 days (2 nights). The scholarship was awarded to our student, Mr. Theologis Grammatikakis.

 

The Tsipouro IDONIKO Scholarship

Granted for the best performance in  Professional Studies of Spirits /  the WSET Professional Award in Spirits: with a sponsored educational trip to the  COSTA LAZARIZI ESTATE in the wine region of Drama with a minimum stay of 3 days (2 nights). The scholarship was awarded to our student, Mr John Korovessis.

 

The AVANTIS ESTATE Scholarship

Granted for the best  performance of a Professional in the sector of Service / Catering  at the third level of studies , the WSET Level 3 Award in Excellence in the Blind Tasting Examination. Sponsorship for the new Level 1 designed exclusively for the Sommelier /  the WSET L1 Award in Wine Service. The scholarship was awarded to our student ,Theologia Anastasopoulou.

 

The Voyatzi Estate Scholarship

Granted for the professional of Service / Catering who had the best performance  at the third level of studies / the WSET Level 3 Award in Wines and excelled  in Blind Tasting Examination. Τhe prize is the new Level 1 designed exclusively for the Sommelier / WSET L1 Award in Wine Service.

 

Τhe TSANTALI Scholarship

As part of a training programme exclusively covering the Greek Vineyard -  the HESTIA Advanced Certificate, the company TSANTALIS SA is granting three scholarships:  The Rapsani Wine Adventure,  an alternative option in wine tourism and education in the wine region of Rapsani and Olympus. Candidates for this scholarship are students showing excellence in the Blind Tasting Examination. The scholarship is awarded to students, Kiriaki Adamopoulou, Evangelia Madi and John Pappas

 

The Honorary ΜARIA HARAMI Scholarship

The WSPC granted an Honorary Scholarship to the student of the WSET Diploma, Mr . Dimitris Griza AIWS:  with sponsored tuition to attend the  "Business And Commercial Knowledge Course" in London.

The Honorary "WINES OF NORTHERN GREECE" Scholarship

The scholarship was awarded to  Mr. Evangelos Psofidis - Head Sommelier of the Grand Bretagne Hotel - as the only graduate of the Certified Sommelier of the first educational CMS programme that took place in Greece with a sponsored educational trip with a minimum stay of 4 days (3 nights) in one of the nine (9) wine routes covering the  wineries of Northern Greece.