2013 Sponsorship Opportunities
Keynote Address Session ($20,000)
Sponsor the headline speaker during the NASP Opening General Session, which attracts more than 2,500 attendees. Past keynotes have been delivered by individuals such as Diane Ravitch, Salome Thomas-EL, Alexa Posny, James Garbarino, Goldie Hawn, Martin Seligman, Donald Meichenbaum, and Marion Wright-Edelman.
Seattle Welcome Party ($15,000)
The opening night reception attracts 2,500 attendees and kicks off the NASP convention in style. This year's party will take place 9:00 p.m.–12:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2013, and will feature food and entertainment as organized by NASP members from Seattle. As the exclusive sponsor, your logo will be included on event signage and projected in the ballroom during the event. A representative of the sponsoring organization also will be able to welcome participants to the party and offer brief remarks.
NASP Awards Reception ($16,000)
This important event honors recipients of the School Psychologist of the Year Award, Lifetime Achievement Award, Minority Scholarship Awards, and GPR Awards. This year's reception will take place 7:00–8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 13, 2013. A representative of the sponsoring organization will be able to welcome participants to the reception, and the organization's logo will appear prominently in the awards brochure and reception room.
Attendee Totebags ($15,000)
Promote your company's message and logo on the NASP Totebag, distributed to all attendees on site with the Final Program, your insert, and other important information included inside. (Fee excludes manufacturing costs, shipping, and handling, which the sponsor must pay.)
Cyber Center ($13,000)
One of the most highly used convention services, the Cyber Center will feature your organization's name and logo prominently on significant signage in a central location that is open 24 hours/day during the NASP convention. The Cyber Center sponsor also can provide 20 mouse pads, if desired.
Hotel Key Cards ($12,000)
Be the company that attendees see each time they reach for their hotel key card. Put your name and logo in the hands of every convention attendee staying in the official NASP 2013 Annual Convention hotels. The key cards are one of the first things attendees see at the convention. This is a great marketing tool and traffic builder for your booth, since the vast majority of convention participants traditionally stay in the official NASP hotels.
Name Badge Lanyards ($13,000)
Distributed to all attendees on site, you will be the exclusive sponsor of this handy accessory. A sure way to get your company noticed! (Fee excludes manufacturing costs, shipping, and handling, which the sponsor must pay.)
Exhibit Hall Coffee Service ($10,000)
Increase traffic as well as good will toward your organization! Sponsored coffee will be served in designated areas (including one near your booth) when the hall opens on Thursday, February 14 or Friday, February 15, 2013. Your sponsorship will be acknowledged in various areas within the Final Program and on sponsorship signage, which will be visible outside the Exhibit Hall, in your booth, and in each coffee service area.
Multicultural Meet and Greet ($6,000)
Be part of this important reception that will include information about the NASP Multicultural Affairs Committee, recognize the NASP Minority Scholarship awardees, and provide networking opportunities for participants. Refreshments will be served, and a representative of the sponsoring organization will be able to offer welcome remarks to participants of the reception.
Getting and Keeping Your First Job as a School Psychologist Session ($6,000)
This popular and informative 3-hour educational session attracts more than 400 graduate students and early career professionals each year and will be held on Wednesday, February 13, 2013. Presenters will provide comprehensive tips for compiling an effective résumé and cover letter; developing a quality portfolio; conducting a powerful interview; and managing time, stress, and workload. The sponsor's name will appear near all program listings in the Final Program, on session handouts, and on event signage. A representative of the sponsoring organization will be able to welcome participants to the session.
Totebag Insert ($3,000)
Get your message into the hands of ALL attendees! Include a flyer insert in the attendee totebags distributed on site with the NASP Final Program and other important information. (The sponsorship fee covers a one-page, two-sided insert only. Please call NASP Manager of Meetings Rosie Levine, at (301) 347-1673, to discuss the fee for including a larger printed piece or different kind of insert. All materials must be preapproved and received at the Seattle warehouse address, to be provided by NASP, 2 weeks prior to the convention.)
Attendee Note Pads ($3,000)
Provide pads with your organization's logo on which attendees will take notes they will refer to for months to come. A great way to be remembered by attendees long after the convention. (Fee excludes manufacturing costs, shipping, and handling, which the sponsor must pay. Materials must be preapproved and received at the Seattle warehouse address, to be provided by NASP, 2 weeks prior to the convention.)
Attendee Pens ($3,000)
Be assured that your pens make an impression on ALL attendees by providing a customized pen with your logo in each convention totebag. (Fee excludes manufacturing costs, shipping, and handling, which sponsor must pay. Materials must be preapproved and received at the Seattle warehouse address to be provided by NASP 2 weeks prior to the convention.)