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Pink Boots Exclusive Yakima Chief Hops Experiential Trip Scholarship
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The Pink Boots scholarship program has some VERY EXCITING news to share with you! Unfortunately, the 2021 Yakima Chief Hops: Hops and Brew School will be virtual due to COVID-19, so they are offering to fly five Pink Boots members out to Yakima for this incredible experiential trip! The dates are August 23-27, 2021. Please see below for details.

Yakima Chief Hops is excited to offer an exclusive opportunity for five (5) Pink Boots Society members to travel to Yakima Valley for a three (3) day visit hosted by their very own Kelly Lohrmeyer. This trip includes a $500 airline stipend to offset travel costs, three (3) nights of lodging, three (3) lunches, Hops Swag, transportation, and Meet & Greet Happy Hour/Dinner at Bale Breaker Brewing Company. Plus, tours of the Brewing, R and D, and Pellet Plant in Yakima as well as tours of the farm and of the new YCR Research Facility. But wait, there’s more! The five recipients will also experience sensory and PBS Hop Rub and brew a Fresh Hop Beer with Single Hill Brewing!!


  • $500 Airline stipend
  • Monday-Wednesday lodging with the option to help with Thursday lodging, if needed
  • Lunch Tuesday-Thursday
  • Meet and Greet Happy Hour/Dinner at Bale Breaker on Tuesday
  • Transportation each day
  • Tours of the Brewing, R and D and Pellet Plant in Yakima
  • Sensory and PBS Hop Rub
  • Brew a Fresh Hop Beer with Single Hill
  • Hop Swag

How awesome is that?! Due to the unique opportunity and quick turnaround, this scholarship is separate than the typical quarterly scholarships. The application window opens June 8 and closes July 1. You can apply here.

Please reach out to if you have any questions or need help with anything!

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