Gala Partnerships and Sponsors

A Night of Stars - 2020 UMB Founders Week Virtual Gala

2020 UMB Virtual Founders Week Gala Sponsorships

Gala virtual sponsorships are available at the levels below. To register for a partnership online, please visit our sponsorship page from the link below:

PARTNERSHIP REGISTRATION

 

Presenting Sponsor - Whiting-Turner (Exclusive) - $100,000
Thank you Whiting-Turner!

  • Corporate name and logo prominently displayed on all Founders Week event promotions (media releases, social media, and video presentations during virtual event)
  • Logo scrolling throughout the online event along with a special recognition opportunity for the company
  • Opportunity to invite unlimited guests to the virtual event
  • Recognition in UMB Elm online publication with distribution of over 17,000
  • Corporate logo on UMB Founders Week website linking to company homepage
  • Post recognition in The Daily Record (readership: 30,000)

Headliner Sponsor - (Exclusive) - $25,000

  • Exclusive sponsorship of the headliner, including special recognition before and after the performance
  • Opportunity to invite unlimited guests to the virtual event
  • Corporate name and logo recognition in Founders Week promotional materials and UMB Elm online publication with distribution of over 17,000
  • Corporate logo on UMB Founders Week sponsor website linking to company homepage
  • Post recognition in The Daily Record (readership: 30,000)

David J. Ramsay Entrepreneur of the Year Award - $5,000

  • Corporate name and logo featured exclusively as sponsor of the Award Winner
  • Opportunity to invite unlimited guests to the virtual event
  • The opportunity to submit a 15-second congratulations video clip from your organization. This can be from your phone, a video clip, or a professionally created video. It will be played when the award is given.

Researcher of the Year Award - $5000

  • Corporate name and logo featured exclusively as sponsor of the Award Winner
  • Opportunity to invite unlimited guests to the virtual event
  • The opportunity to submit a 15-second congratulations video clip from your organization. This can be from your phone, a video clip, or a professionally created video. It will be played when the award is given.

Educator of the Year Award - $5,000

  • Corporate name and logo featured exclusively as sponsor of the Award Winner
  • Opportunity to invite unlimited guests to the virtual event
  • The opportunity to submit a 15-second congratulations video clip from your organization. This can be from your phone, a video clip, or a professionally created video. It will be played when the award is given.

Public Servant of the Year Award - $5,000

  • Corporate name and logo featured exclusively as sponsor of the Award Winner
  • Opportunity to invite unlimited guests to the virtual event
  • The opportunity to submit a 15-second congratulations video clip from your organization. This can be from your phone, a video clip, or a professionally created video. It will be played when the award is given.

Star Benefactor - $2,500

  • Company name and logo name will be recognized during event
  • Opportunity to invite unlimited guests to the virtual event
  • Post recognition in The Daily Record (readership: 30,000)

Funds for the University of Maryland, Baltimore are administered by the University of Maryland Baltimore Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization and are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. No goods or services were provided in exchange for your contribution.