The Kansas City Bier Meisters are implementing a new policy to encourage members to enter into local competitions by reimbursing entry fees for winning entries starting July 20th, 2016.

KCBM will reimburse members that are current with their dues for any winning entry in a BJCP sanctioned competition located in the states of Kansas and Missouri or competitions that are part of the High Plains Award (more information at The winning entry must claim Kansas City Bier Meisters as their club. Members will be reimbursed $8 per entry.

In order to be reimbursed, the member will need to send an e-mail with a subject line “KCBM Comp Winning Entry - First Name, Last Name” to with the following information: Member Name, Competition Name, Place awarded, e-mail address for paypal payment to be sent and proof of winning entry.

The winning entrant will be mentioned at the next meeting and/or in the Bier Notes. Winning entries prior to July 20th, 2016 will not be reimbursed. The Kansas City Bier Meisters board members have the final say so on reimbursable entries.