American Distilling Institute is proud to announce the second year of the ADI Research Endowment, an initiative to support craft distilling by funding scientific research. Donations from world class vendors will be auctioned off to raise funds annually. The funds will be dispersed to students and interns by an independent Advisory Committee composed of academics, distillers and scientists. The second annual online charity auction will run from September to November 2019. The goal of this endowment is to grow the body of knowlege of craft distilling.
Click here to view the online auction

Submit a Proposal

Do you have research in the field of distilled beverage alcohol you are interested in performing? Next round of proposals will be accepted September 2019.

Donate

Donate to the Scholarship Fund and grow the next generation of distillers. The Distilling Research Grant is a not for profit entity. Research and grants are managed by an independent Advisory Council. Donations are tax deductibles.

Funded Research

Click here to review funded research.

Advisory Committee

Meet Our Committee

Ron Gomes

Ron Gomes

Modern Alchemist and Co-Owner, Painted Stave Distilling

Matthew Pauley

Matthew Pauley

Associate Professor at Heriot-Watt University

Henric Molin
Henric Molin

Owner, Spirit of Hven Backafallsbyn

Andrew Snyder
Andrew Snyder

Viticulture and Enology Program Director/Professor Grayson College

Steven Gould
Steven Gould

Proprietor/Distiller, Golden Moon Distillery

Eric Watson
Eric Watson

President, AlBevCon

Get in Touch

Any questions about donating goods/services, or submitting proposals? Please fill out the form and let us know.

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Sponsors

Thanks to our sponsors for supporting growth of cutting edge research into the industry.