The Novare bursary was presented to Neljanine Soman at the annual graduation ceremony of Cape Institute for Agricultural training in December 2009. Having excelled in her studies, Neljanine earned her National Certificate NQF level 1 in Plant Production and was awarded as best learnership student in Pomology, which is focused on the cultivation of fruit, at the Cape Institute for Agricultural Training in 2009.

Novare Terroir Wine Awards 2010 Bursary Scheme Winner

Douglas Chitepo (Western Cape Department of Agriculture), Joyene Isaacs (Western Cape Department of Agriculture), Marina van Til (Novare), Neljanine Soman (Novare Bursary Awards Recipient) and Alida Veit (Novare).