Scholarships and Awards


Warren Arseneaux Honorary Scholarship
The scholarship provides tuition for a CMAA International Wine Society member who has a passion and love for wine and is interested in continuing his or her professional development, to attend the BMI Wine and Food Experience or other education opportunity as approved by the IWS Board of Managers. Details

Wine Program Awards
This program recognizes the best club wine programs on an annual basis and lauds CMAA member clubs that establish and maintain fine wine programs for their membership.

Chapter of the Year Awards
This program recognizes the efforts of Wine Society Chapter Representatives and their efforts in local education, membership and overall commitment to the society in each small, medium and large chapter category and overall.

Bucky Award
The wine auctions have sparked a healthy competition among the chapters to donate the most wine. CMAA chapters compete for one of the two coveted traveling Bucky trophies, which were originally donated by the Wisconsin Badger Chapter.