Become A Sponsor:
Support Scholarship America's 2015 Education Dinner

Scholarship America mobilizes support for students getting into and graduating from college. To highlight our work and celebrate supporters, we are hosting "From Dreams to Degrees," our 2015 National Education Dinner, presented by Voya Financial. The event, chaired by Rod Martin, CEO of Voya Financial, will be held on May 19, 2015 at Washington, D.C.'s National Press Club, and we invite all who are interested in higher education to consider participating as a sponsor.

Read the details and sponsorship benefits below, download the From Dreams To Degrees Education Dinner Sponsorship Overview or contact Marian Marchese (215.459.6085 / mmarchese@scholarshipamerica.org), for more information on sponsorships.

Thanks To Our Sponsors:

PRESENTING SPONSOR

Voya Financial

 

 

 

MAGNA CUM LAUDE SPONSORS
AT&T

DIPLOMA SPONSORS
Anchin Block
Avande/Accenture
Herman Miller
Horatio Alger
Murthy Law Firm
Performance Management Group
Principal Financial
Travelers
USA Funds

Details
Honorees at the event include Katie Couric, national news anchor and Scholarship America Dream Award founding donor; Donald Graham, former publisher of the Washington Post and co-creator of TheDream.US Scholarship Program; Robert E. Ferguson for the General Motors Foundation's Buick Achievers Scholarship Program; and student recipients of the Scholarship America Dream Award.

Plans for the dinner include an evening beginning at 6:00 p.m., with a VIP reception, cocktail reception, and dinner, as well as an inspiring program that celebrates college students and those who help make their success a reality. For more, see the Event Highlights page.

Sponsorship Benefits

  • Comprehensive public relations and marketing support, including media coverage, recognition on our website and social media, and in email and print news and publications.
  • Visibility to an event audience of 150-200 current and future prominent business and social leaders, as well as hundreds of thousands of individuals through Scholarship America’s broad marketing reach to college-bound students and their parents, civic-minded volunteers and higher education advocates and supporters.
  • Evidence of your company’s status as a philanthropic community leader and responsible corporate citizen that values education and is committed to developing the next generation of workforce leaders.
  • High-caliber servicing provided by Scholarship America, documentation that illustrates the value we deliver, and assistance with measuring the success of our partnership.
  • The opportunity to develop a year-round partnership to leverage the sponsor’s investment beyond the event by highlighting the company’s promotions, products and socially responsible initiatives by tapping into the marketing capabilities and powerful reputation of Scholarship America, at a local, regional and/or national level.


Sponsorship Levels

PRESENTING SPONSOR: SOLD

MASTER GRADUATE SPONSOR: $75,000

  • Top level sponsorship works as “presenting sponsor” of event with premium visibility and benefits (category exclusivity guaranteed)
  • Top-priority seating for up to two tables of ten
  • Featured as “MASTER GRADUATE Sponsor” on all event promotional materials, including invitations, program, press releases and annual report
  • Full-page advertisement in event program with premium page positioning
  • Multi-media recognition as “MASTER GRADUATE Sponsor” throughout the event, complete with logo
  • Logo and recognition in other Scholarship America communications materials, including website, social media, and email and print newsletters leading up to and following the event, and annual report
  • The opportunity to be recognized during the program


SUMMA CUM LAUDE SPONSOR:
$30,000

  • Priority seating for one table of ten
  • Featured as “SUMMA CUM LAUDE Sponsor” on all event promotional materials, including invitations, program, press releases and annual report
  • Half-page advertisement in event program
  • Multi-media recognition as “SUMMA CUM LAUDE Sponsor” during the event
  • Recognition in other Scholarship America communications materials, including website, social media, and email and print newsletters leading up to and following the event, and annual report


MAGNA CUM LAUDE SPONSOR:
$15,000

  • Priority seating for one table of ten
  • Featured as “MAGNA CUM LAUDE Sponsor” on all event promotional materials, including invitations, program, press releases and annual report
  • Quarter-page advertisement in event program
  • Multi-media recognition as “MAGNA CUM LAUDE Sponsor” during the event
  • Recognition in other Scholarship America communications materials, including website, social media, and email and print newsletters leading up to and following the event, and annual report


DIPLOMA TABLE SPONSOR:
$5,000

  • Reserved seating for one table of ten
  • Recognized as a “DIPLOMA Sponsor” on all event promotional materials, including invitations, program, press releases, and annual report
  • Listed in event program as “DIPLOMA Sponsor”
  • Multi-media recognition as “DIPLOMA Sponsor” at the event


INDIVIDUAL TICKET: $250 ($100 tax deductible)

The Dream Award

Dream Award Scholarship America’s Dream Award is a renewable scholarship fund targeted toward completion. These annually-increasing awards will be given to students selected from across the nation who are entering their second year of education beyond high school.

The Scholarship Coach

The Scholarship CoachScholarship America's blog, The Scholarship Coach, appears weekly at USNews.com, featuring expert advice on all kinds of scholarship issues. Here on the site, we feature a new highlight from the blog every week, and you can also download a free Scholarship Coach e-book!

Focus On The Finish Line

Scholarship America is dedicated to helping students get their degrees. Our 2013 Annual Report, Focus on the Finish Line, features statistics, stories, and student accounts of the importance of college completion.

 

Visit the online report to learn more and hear from our President, Lauren Segal.

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