GREAT WINE CAPITALS GLOBAL NETWORK HAS ANNOUNCED THE LAUNCH OF THE EIGHTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM
The International Research Grant aims to promote excellence and innovativeness in wine tourism marketing and research.
The Great Wine Capitals Global Network awards a grant of 4,500 euros per year for projects related to wine tourism marketing in a region belonging to the Network.
Eligible candidates are students who have been nominated by a city in the Network.
In addition to the grant, the author of the winning project is eligible to receive an additional 1,000 euro stipend help meet travel and lodging expenses for presenting his / her project to the next annual general meeting of the Network.
The 2014 / 2015 winner of the grant is Ines Binninger from Mainz-Rheinhessen who will provide a reasearch about the “Development of a destination card system for Rheinhessen”
Her project was selected among 16 applications by a jury made up of the Education Committee of the Network.
The 2015-2016 edition of the grant is lauched. Applications must be sent by September 30th, 2015.