Wine Institute Now Accepting Applications for 2017/2018 Market Access Matching Funds Program (MAP)

Wine Institute Now Accepting Applications for 2017/2018 Market Access Matching Funds Program (MAP)

California bonded wineries and exporters that export only California wines, that meet the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) definition of a small size entity (companies with fewer than 1,000 employees) may apply for matching funds to market their wines abroad as part of Wine Institute’s 2017-2018 Market Access Program (MAP). (Please refer to the application for further details).

The application deadline is Monday June 5, 2017.

The program offers 50 percent cost reimbursement for certain marketing activities such as exhibiting at trade shows, advertising, retail promotions and more. (Reimbursable expenses must meet specific requirements). The program year begins July 1, 2017 and ends June 30, 2018. Contact Monica Panek in Wine Institute’s International Department for further information, mpanek@wineinstitute.org

Click below to access the application:
http://www.calwinexport.com/node/839