You can find information about our courses at the following locations:
- Class Schedule – Current and upcoming schedules for all our classes offered. Contains official descriptions of each class, scheduling information, class locations and other details. (Search for “WIN” to find all Wine Studies courses).
- Wine Studies Degree Information – Provides overview information about each of the degree and certificate programs offered. Describes the classes required for each of our degree and certificate programs. Also includes course sequencing information, prerequisites, and academic requirements.
Some of our certificate and degree programs require an internship to help you gain practical experience in the industry, as well as helping with job placement.
Washington Wine Industry Foundation
The Northwest Wine Academy has relationships with industry groups that provide scholarships, including the Washington Wine Industry Foundation. To date, the Foundation has awarded 160 scholarships totaling $250,000 to students pursuing viticulture, enology, and other wine-related studies. Scholarships are available to students pursuing certificates, undergraduate degrees, or post-graduate degrees in viticulture, enology, or related disciplines. Visit the Foundation Scholarship page to learn more!
Seattle Colleges Foundation
South Seattle College is fortunate to have additional philanthropic support from the South Seattle College Foundation, an independent, nonprofit 501 (c) (3) that provides scholarship support to students, and promotes and supports educational programs and training pursuits at the college. The South Seattle College Foundation was established in 1980 and created the 13th Year Promise Scholarship in 2008. The 13th Year program informed and inspired the creation of Seattle Promise.
Women of the Vine & Spirits Foundation
In our effort to ensure more women have the opportunity to join and flourish in the wine industry, Women Behind the Wine will fund scholarships for college students and awards to further the careers of women already working in related fields. We thank you for the purchase of participating wines. You make these scholarships possible.
ASEV Scholarship Programs
The American Society for Enology and Viticulture annually awards numerous scholarships to students pursuing a degree in enology, viticulture, or in a curriculum emphasizing a science basic to the wine and grape industry.