$31,400 has been donated so far to academic research to grow the body of knowledge of craft distilling.

The third annual online charity auction will run Apr 5 to May 14 2021. Donations from world class vendors will be auctioned off to raise funds annually. The funds will be disbursed to students and interns by an independent Advisory Committee composed of academics, distillers and scientists. 

Thank you MGP for your generous donations to support the Distilling Research Grant.

Auction

Browse donated item to support your distillery, and support research in craft distilling. Contact matt@distilling.com with any questions.

 

Submit a Proposal

Do you have research in the field of distilled beverage alcohol you are interested in performing? Contact eriko@distilling.com with any questions

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

Thomas S Collins, PhD

Assistant Professor, WSU Viticulture and Enology Program

Steven Gould
Steven Gould

Proprietor/Distiller, Golden Moon Distillery

Liz Rhoades

Liz Rhoades

Founder and Principal, Spirit Safe Consulting

Bradley Berron

Bradley Berron

Research Director, James B. Beam Institute for Kentucky Spirits Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Kentucky

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

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