Young Leaders Summit


Applications for Washington D.C. will be accepted until April 27, 2018.
Applications for San Diego, CA will be accepted until August 24, 2018.
Young Leader's Summit

Who Qualifies

The Young Leaders Summit Scholarship is open to young professionals under 30 who have a passion for entering a profession in the wine industry or expanding their knowledge of wine.

Applications for Washington D.C. will be accepted until April 27, 2018.
Applications for San Diego, CA will be accepted until August 24, 2018.


We encourage you to register now for SommCon to ensure that you are able to enroll in the sessions you wish to attend. If you are announced as a recipient of the scholarship, your registration fees will be refunded.

The Experience

SommCon® brings together top industry professionals to lead the discussion on the business of wine. You will be networking with today’s greatest wine professionals including Master Sommeliers, Masters of Wine, Hoteliers, Wine Directors, Distributors, and Wine Educators. Grow your knowledge and develop your palate as you participate in tastings, panel discussions, and keynote presentations throughout the conference. Expand your professional network and skillset today by applying for the scholarship.

2018 Young Leaders Summit Scholarship Application

2018 Application

Scholarship Sponsor

The Somm Journal

2017 Young Leaders Summit Scholarship Recipients

2016 Young Leaders Summit Scholarship Recipients