The New York State Brewers Association is proud to announce that ABS Commercial has made it possible for us to offer THREE scholarships to NYS breweries to attend the New York State Craft Brewers Conference presented by DWS Printing.

Here is your chance to attend our conference through the ABS Commercial Scholarship. Each winning brewery will receive conference registration for one person and lodging for Thursday and Friday nights. Entries will be accepted November 15th – December 15th.

Submission Parameters

The following breweries are eligible to participate in the ABS Commercial Scholarship Program:

  • NYS breweries in planning
  • Start-up breweries that have not yet purchased their own equipment
  • Breweries that plan to upgrade their equipment in order to expand within the next 6 months

Contest Concept

“How your brewery has or will impact your community and New York State.”

In 250 words or less, please describe how your brewery has directly impacted or how you envision your brewery will impact your community and New York State.

Breweries are encouraged to include photographs as part of their contest submission.


Submit contest entries and photographs to Donna Fennimore, NYSBA Membership & Events Coordinator –


Submission Deadline – Friday, December 15th
Winners Announced – Monday, December 18th