University Student Design and Applied Solutions Competition
Sponsorship Brochure
Sponsorships provide the opportunity for top companies to stay at the forefront of decision-makers’ and conference attendees’ minds. The University Student Design and Applied Solutions Competition offers additional ways to build brand recognition through Sponsorships.

For more sponsorship information, please contact Sales at +1 281-228-6446

Available Sponsorships

Sponsorship Booking Form

Signature Sponsor — $13,000 (Exclusive)

Benefits include:

  • Recognition as Signature Sponsor of the University Student Design and Applied Solution Competition held at CORROSION 2018
  • Awards ceremony named after sponsor’s company name and included in all promotional material and programming (digital and hardcopy)
  • Opportunity for company representative to provide opening and closing remarks during kickoff and awards ceremony
  • Thirty (30) minutes on competition schedule for one-on-one recruiting opportunity with participating teams
  • Recognition on competition t-shirts (back side) distributed to competition participants
  • Recognition as Signature Sponsor during lunch and awards ceremony
  • Opportunity for company representative to present awards to winners during awards ceremony
  • Opportunity to provide (1) company leaflet or promotional item* in conference bags distributed to competition participants
  • Recognition on all onsite signage, including promotional, welcome and “Thank You” signage at event.
  • Recognition in the USDASC program distributed at the competition

General benefits:

  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You signage prominently displayed at CORROSION 2018
  • Company logo listed on website with hyperlink to company Web page
  • Company logo and listing in CORROSION’s mobile app
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Advance Program, October 2017 issue of Materials Performance (MP), delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Preview, February 2018 issue of MP, delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in CORROSION 2018 Final Program, delivered to 6,000+ expected attendees
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Wrap Up, June 2018 issue of MP delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo with hyperlink to company website on bottom of five promo emails

* Sponsor is responsible for providing printed literature for bag to NACE HQ by February 20, 2018. Literature must be approved between NACE and sponsor.

Oral Presentation Sponsor — $5,000 (Exclusive)

Tuesday, April 17, 2018, Exhibit Hall

Benefits include:

  • Welcome sign with company name/logo prominently displayed during Tuesday’s Oral Presentation
  • Speaking opportunity for opening remarks on Tuesday
  • Thirty (30) minutes on competition schedule for one-on-one recruiting opportunity with participating teams
  • Recognition on competition t-shirts (back side) distributed to competition participants
  • Opportunity to provide a promotional* item to each attendee during event
  • Recognition on all onsite signage, including promotional, welcome and “Thank You” signage at event
  • Recognition in the USDASC program distributed at the competition

General benefits:

  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You signage prominently displayed at CORROSION 2018
  • Company logo listed on website with hyperlink to company Web page
  • Company logo and listing in CORROSION’s mobile app
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Advance Program, October 2017 issue of Materials Performance (MP), delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Preview, February 2018 issue of MP, delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in CORROSION 2018 Final Program, delivered to 6,000+ expected attendees
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Wrap Up, June 2018 issue of MP delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo with hyperlink to company website on bottom of five promo emails

* Sponsor is responsible for providing printed literature for bag to NACE HQ by February 20, 2018. Literature must be approved between NACE and sponsor.

Final Demonstration Presentation Sponsor — $5,000 (Exclusive)

Wednesday, April 18, 2018, Exhibit Hall

Benefits include:

  • Company recognition on decal displayed on demonstration structure teams will work on Wednesday
  • Speaking opportunity for opening remarks on Wednesday
  • Thirty (30) minutes on competition schedule for one-on-one recruiting opportunity with participating teams
  • Recognition on competition t-shirts (back side) distributed to competition participants
  • Welcome sign with company name/logo prominently displayed during Wednesday’s Final Demonstrations
  • Opportunity to provide a promotional* item to each attendee during event
  • Recognition on all onsite signage, including promotional, welcome and “Thank You” signage at event
  • Recognition in the USDASC program distributed at the competition

General benefits:

  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You signage prominently displayed at CORROSION 2018
  • Company logo listed on website with hyperlink to company Web page
  • Company logo and listing in CORROSION’s mobile app
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Advance Program, October 2017 issue of Materials Performance (MP), delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Preview, February 2018 issue of MP, delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in CORROSION 2018 Final Program, delivered to 6,000+ expected attendees
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Wrap Up, June 2018 issue of MP delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo with hyperlink to company website on bottom of five promo emails

* Sponsor is responsible for providing printed literature for bag to NACE HQ by February 20, 2018. Literature must be approved between NACE and sponsor.

Happy Hour/Open Table Sponsors — $2,500 (Limit of 2)

Tuesday, April 18, 2018, Exhibit Hall

Benefits include:

  • Opportunity to speak to participants during event
  • Recognition for providing complimentary food and beverages for happy hour  
  • 10 drink tickets to distribute to sponsor to distribute or invite guests to the event
  • Recognition on competition t-shirts (back side) distributed to competition participants
  • Recognition on all onsite signage, including promotional, welcome and “Thank You” signage at event
  • Recognition in the USDASC program distributed at the competition

General benefits:

  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You signage prominently displayed at CORROSION 2018
  • Company logo listed on website with hyperlink to company Web page
  • Company logo and listing in CORROSION’s mobile app
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Advance Program, October 2017 issue of Materials Performance (MP), delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Preview, February 2018 issue of MP, delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members

* Sponsor is responsible for providing printed literature for bag to NACE HQ by February 20, 2018. Literature must be approved between NACE and sponsor.

Practice Structure Sponsors — $1,000 (Limit of 2)

Tuesday, April 17, 2018, Exhibit Hall

Benefits include:

  • Company recognition on 5”X7” decal displayed on (1) mini practice structure that teams use on Tuesday
  • Recognition on competition t-shirts (back side) distributed to competition participants
  • Recognition on all onsite signage, including promotional, welcome and “Thank You” signage at event
  • Recognition in the USDASC program distributed at the competition

General benefits:

  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You signage prominently displayed at CORROSION 2018
  • Company logo listed on website with hyperlink to company Web page
  • Company logo and listing in CORROSION’s mobile app
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Advance Program, October 2017 issue of Materials Performance (MP), delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Preview, February 2018 issue of MP, delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in CORROSION 2018 Final Program, delivered to 6,000+ expected attendees
  • Company logo on sponsor Thank You ad in Conference Wrap Up, June 2018 issue of MP delivered to 36,000+ NACE International members

* Sponsor is responsible for providing printed literature for bag to NACE HQ by February 20, 2018. Literature must be approved between NACE and sponsor.

PAYMENT & CANCELLATION POLICY: Full payment must be received with the booking form to secure the event sponsorship. Without full payment, NACE will not guarantee nor hold the event sponsorship.

All requests for cancellation of an event sponsorship must be submitted in writing. All paid and guaranteed sponsorships cancelled in writing at least 60 calendar days in advance of the event will receive a 50% refund of the total sponsorship fee. No refunds or credits will be issued on cancellation requests received less than 60 days before the scheduled event. Sponsorships are nontransferable.

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