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Class of 2023
Scholarship Recipients

Women of the Vine & Spirits Scholarship Recipients
Supported by Our Generous Donors

Student Educational Scholarships

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Chlo Raynaud
San Jose, California

Student Educational Scholarship

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Karin van der Westhuizen
Stellenbosch, South Africa

Student Educational Scholarship

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Esther Wanjohi
Corvallis, OR

Student Educational Scholarship

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Caitlyn Wiley
Farmington Hills, MI

Student Educational Scholarship

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Sarah Wuethrich
Santa Rosa, CA

Student Educational Scholarship

Continuing Education Scholarships

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Alejandra Cuevas

Baja California, MX

Continuing Education Scholarship

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Xiaoyu Feng
Shanghai, China

Continuing Education Scholarship

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Natalie Frazier
Chicago, IL 

Continuing Education Scholarship

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Charlotte Gordon
Devon, UK

Continuing Education Scholarship

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Ashley Grayson
Columbus, OH

Continuing Education Scholarship

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Luisa Hernandez
San Francisco, CA

Continuing Education Scholarship

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    Continuing Education Scholarship

    Lisa Kozloff
    Lake Wylie, SC

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    Delia Moreno
    Modesto, CA

    Continuing Education Scholarship

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    Danielle Noce
    Palm Springs, CA

    Continuing Education Scholarship

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    Gloria Rakowsky

    Syracuse, NY

    Continuing Education Scholarship

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    Kelsey Roberts
    Port Orchard, WA

    Continuing Education Scholarship

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    Karene Vilela
    São Paulo, Brazil

    Continuing Education Scholarship

    Professional & Leadership Development Scholarships

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    Jon'll Boyd
    Silver Spring, MD

    Professional Development Scholarship

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    Laurel Parker
    Washington, DC

    Professional Development Scholarship

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    Palbi Sharma Bhargava
    Kelowna, BC

    Professional Development Scholarship

    WSET Scholarships 

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    WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

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    Hannah Kloft
    Mount Angel, OR

    WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

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    Peggy O'Brien

    Rock Springs, WY

    WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits

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    Julie Purpura
    Farmington, NY

    WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits

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    WSET Level 1 Award in Sake

    Alexa Rodriguez
    Miami, FL

    Crystal Charles
    Aventura, FL

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    Taryn Sabot

    Victoria, BC

    WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

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    Leslie Sanders
    Ocoee, FL

    WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

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    Christy Serrato
    Davis, California

    WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

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    Beth Dixon
    Richmond, VA

    WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits

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    Amanda Heck
    New York, NY

    WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

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    Anna Jestin
    Paris, FR

    WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

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    Jett Kolarik
    Atlanta, GA

    WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

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    Elizabeth Montelongo
    Las Vegas, NV

    WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

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    Jessica Morales
    Gurabo, PR

    WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits

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    Ashley Santiago
    Oaxaca, MX

    WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits

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    Kseniia Alekseeva
    Ulyanovsk, Russia

    WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

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    Claudia Erpili
    Lombardy, IT

    WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

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    Aimee Mondragon Hernandez
    Mexico City, MX

    WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

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    Ana Bertha Gallegos Barcenas
    Montreal, CA

    WSET Level 3 Award in Spirits

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    Mürside Karadeniz
    Burgundy, FR 

    WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines

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    Fiene Marie Kuijper

    Paris, FR

    WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines

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    Sara Matos
    Coimbra, PT

    WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines

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    Nichelle Thompson
    Barbados, JAM

    WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines

    Executive Leadership & Developing Leadership Program Scholarships to attend DISCUS Academy

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    Shaylyn Gammon
    Louisville, KY

    Executive Leadership Program Scholarship
    DISCUS Academy 

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      Executive Leadership Program Scholarship
      DISCUS Academy 

      Kim Nguyen
      Seattle, Washington

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      Absinthia Vermut
      Berkeley, CA

      Executive Leadership Program Scholarship
      DISCUS Academy 

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      Celeste Curry
      Federal Way, Washington

      Developing Leadership Program Scholarship
      DISCUS Academy 

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      Lydia Kim
      New York City, NY

      Developing Leadership Program Scholarship
      DISCUS Academy 

      Women Behind the Wine Educational Fund Scholarships 
      Supported by Patron Donor, E. & J. Gallo Winery

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      Allison Sheardy

      Taylor Falls, MN

       Masters of Wine Scholarship

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      Samantha Cole-Johnson
      Portland, OR

       Masters of Wine Scholarship

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      Sahithi Nymisha Kotala

      Dukhan, Qatar

      Elizabeth Smyth Student Scholarship 

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      Josephina Alex
      North East, PA

      Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

        Laura Algieri
        Newberg, OR

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        Emilia Alvarez
        Guaynabo, PR

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Bijou Barry
        Gaithersburg, MD

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Lindsey Bilderback
        Newburgh, IN

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Jymyaka "J.J"  Braden
        Little Rock, AR

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Antonette Cockrell

        Chicago, IL

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Aubrey Cunningham
        Coeur d'Alene, ID

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Amanda Haller

         Sonoita, AZ

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Brigid Hilton
        Bend, OR

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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        Laquita Howard
        Mitchellville, MD

        Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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          Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

          Monica Jones
          Houston, TX

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          Karis Kontilis
          Seattle, WA

          Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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          Mary Beth Lambert
          Santa Rosa, CA

          Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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          Elizabeth Lang
          Pittsburgh, PA

          Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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          Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

          Maria Lucchi
          Scranton, PA

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            Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

            Taneka Martin

            Rockville, MD

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            Aixa Martinez Zuviria

            Buenos Aires, ARG

            Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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            Irem Parildar
            Astoria, NY

            Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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            Isabella Perez
            Scotland, UK

            Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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            Geneva Riley
            Denver, CO

            Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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              Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

              Cloe Sliva
              Missoula, MT

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              Sarah Stanley

              Ashville, NC

              Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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              Catherine Streich

              Greenwich, RI

              Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

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              Caitlin Wood

              St. Louis, MO

              Fuel Your Dreams Scholarship

              Previous Scholarship Recipients

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