Sponsorship Opportunities

Leverage Your Brand By Reaching Your Target Audience!

We are excited to provide you with the sponsorship opportunities below. Your participation and contribution allow you to promote your company’s brand while helping NISOD support community and technical college faculty, staff, and administrators.

Elite Sponsor: $7,500

This sponsorship level provides:

  • Facilitate a webinar (value: $2,500)
  • Article in The NISOD Papers (value: $1,000)
  • Two sponsored content articles in NISODirect (value: $2,000)
  • Two social media posts (value: $1,050)
  • $5,000 credit toward any of the sponsorship options below

Platinum Sponsor: $5,000

This sponsorship package provides:

  • Facilitate one webinar (value: $2,500)
  • One sponsored content article in NISODirect (value: $1,000)
  • One social media post (value: $600)
  • $3,000 credit toward any of the sponsorship options below

Premier Sponsor: $2,500

This sponsorship package provides:

  • One sponsored content article in NISODirect (value: $1,000)
  • One social media post (value: $600)
  • $1,500 credit toward any of the sponsorship options below

All the sponsorship options below are also available à la carte.

Non-Conference Sponsorship Options

One of NISOD’s most popular benefits, webinars average 300 participants and are offered every month to educators at member and nonmember colleges. Webinars are archived on our website for post-event viewing by individuals at our member colleges.

  • Webinars must include at least one community or technical college co-presenter who can speak about how your product/service is being used on their campus.
  • Linked company logo on the webinar registration web page.
  • Linked company logo on marketing emails (20,000+ contacts).
  • Webinar promotion via social media channels.
  • Company encouraged to promote their webinar, as well.

Create brand exposure through sponsored content in our weekly digital newsletter, sent to 20,000+ contacts (15% open rate). Content written by sponsor and approved by NISOD. The content is limited to 75 words and can include links and a company logo or other small image.

The NISOD Papers, an occasional publication, is NISOD’s version of a white paper series that educates our audience or explains a particular issue relevant to community and technical college educators. The NISOD Papers covers an array of diverse topics, including professional development, emerging technologies, crisis communication, education reform, and more.

  • The NISOD Papers are promoted to 20,000+ contacts through our weekly digital newsletter and via our social media channels.
  • Messaging must be from a “thought-leader” perspective.
  • Content ideas to be discussed with NISOD staff to ensure the topic/article is a good fit for our audience.
Tweet or Facebook post about your organization. Post/tweets can include a photo or graphic with text from your organization. One Occurrence: $600. Additional Occurrences: $450 each

This exclusive sponsorship of one General Session provides your company with extraordinary visibility and puts your brand in front of thousands of faculty, staff, and administrators. General Sessions are recorded and accessible to participants after the conference for continuous exposure for the sponsor.

This sponsorship includes:

  • Sponsor’s company name, logo, and web page link on a slide at the beginning of the General Session.
  • A two-minute prerecorded video introduction and welcome by a company representative.
  • Sponsor logo on the General Session and schedule-at-a-glance web pages.
  • Sponsor logo in all emails promoting the General Sessions.
  • Sponsor logo and description included on the conference sponsor page.
  • Sponsorship promoted on social media channels.

The Live Session format is 50 minutes, including time for Q&A. Presenters present their sessions live through Zoom. Each room will have a moderator to track questions from participants via the chat and pose those questions to the presenters at the end of the session. Sessions must include at least one community or technical college co-presenter who can speak about how your product/service is being used on their campus. The session will be recorded for on-demand viewing following the conference by registered participants.

Pre-Recorded Sessions are limited to 60 minutes and will be available on demand throughout and after the conference. These presentations do not require the presenter(s) to attend the conference. The presenter(s) are responsible for recording, editing, and submitting their presentation to NISOD by October 8, 2021.

A limited number of digital bag insert opportunities are available. You may include an item of your choice in the virtual attendee bags. The sponsor is responsible for production of digital inserts or promotional items by the provided deadline. Inserts may include, but are not limited to company promotions, product discounts, gift cards, and much more. All inserts may contain hyperlinks, but must be provided in PDF format.

Prize drawings will be held between sessions. Sponsor provides prize with a minimum value of $250 and is responsible for sending the prize to the winner. Sponsorship recognition includes:

  • Opportunity for company representative to announce the prize and winner during the prize drawing.
  • Sponsor logo on the conference schedule-at-a-glance web page.
  • Sponsor logo and company description included on the conference sponsor page.

This exclusive sponsorship of one General Session provides your company with extraordinary visibility and puts your brand in front of thousands of faculty, staff, and administrators. General Sessions are recorded and accessible to participants after the conference for continuous exposure for the sponsor.

This sponsorship includes:

  • Sponsor’s company name, logo, and web page link on a slide at the beginning of the General Session.
  • A two-minute prerecorded video or live introduction and welcome by a company representative.
  • Sponsor logo on the General Session and schedule-at-a-glance web pages.
  • Sponsor logo in all emails promoting the General Sessions.
  • Sponsorship promoted on social media channels.

Be a thought leader by presenting a session at the conference. There is limited availability, so don’t delay in reserving your session. The most successful sessions are discussions that are co-led with college representatives.

  • 10’ x 10’ booth package (6’ table, 2 chairs, wastebasket, and ID sign)
    • Get $500 off your second booth and make it a 10’ x 20’!
  • 2 full conference registrations per booth
  • Pre- and post-conference mailing lists (USPS only)
  • Linked company logo in the Exhibitor and Sponsor Marketplace
  • All exhibitors are promoted on the mobile app and listed in the Conference Program and Guide to the Exhibit Hall.

All participants receive a conference tote bag. The tote bag is the perfect way to prominently display your company’s brand throughout the conference.

  • Option 1: NISOD gets the bags printed: $1,200
  • Option 2: Your organization provides the printed bags: $500*

*Bags cannot be plastic, must be pre-approved by NISOD, must include the NISOD logo, and must be received by the deadline provided by NISOD.

You may include an item of your choice in the attendee tote bags. The sponsor is responsible for providing item by the deadline. Inserts may include, but are not limited to one page flyers, gift cards, novelty items, and much more.

Prize drawings will be held during designated exhibit hours. Sponsor provides prize with a minimum value of $250. Sponsorship recognition includes:

  • Opportunity for company representative to announce the prize and winner during the prize drawing.
  • Recognition in the conference program and app.
  • Sponsor logo on the conference web page.
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Questions?

Sheryl Powell
Email: sponsorships@nisod.org
Phone: (512) 232-6998