Why Sponsor

Investing in the Annual HBCU Career Development Marketplace is investing in the future. It is the ultimate marketing opportunity for you and your company. We are thrilled to deliver an event of this magnitude and you can play an important role in lending to its success.

Come join us at the HBCU CDM to:

  • Access extremely vetted high caliber students in one location
  • Time & Cost Effective Means of Selecting High Quality Candidates
  • Foster Professional Development
  • Spotlight your Organization.

Sponsoring is an excellent marketing tool and investment in the future leaders of America.  Our students are vetted high quality candidates from a diverse range of majors.

Participating in the HBCU Career Development Marketplace provides access to HBCU faculty, HBCU career services staff, educational advisors, speakers, panelist and most importantly the future leaders of America.

Please download and review our sponsorship packet and register as a sponsor online.

Click here to be a sponsor for the 10th Annual HBCU Career Development Marketplace

2017 Sponsorship Levels

Title/Diamond Sponsor – $50,000

Title Sponsor Signage; Lunch Sponsor with 30 minute presentation; General Session & Career Fair Booth Space; 4 complimentary registrations; Social Media Alerts; Logo on plenary screens; TWO full page ads in program book; Promotional item in conference bag; Logo on conference t-shirts and conference bags; Sponsor Table in Plenary Room; Logo Sticker or Column Wrap in Blue Room; Link to company website from HBCU CDM site; Access to Student’s Resumes that match Job Profile prior to event.

Platinum Sponsor – $40,000

Lunch Sponsor; General Session & Career Fair Booth space; 3 complimentary registrations; Logo on plenary screens; Full page ad in program book; Link to company website from HBCU CDM site; Access to Student’s Resumes that match Job Profile prior to event.

Gold Sponsor – $30,000

Breakfast Sponsor; Career Fair Booth space; 2 complimentary registrations; Logo on plenary screens; 1/2 page ad in program book.

Silver Sponsor – $20,000

Breakfast Sponsor; Career Fair Booth space; 2 complimentary registrations; Logo on plenary screens.

Thanks to our 2016 sponsors

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors this event remains free to students of HBCUs. This opens the opportunity for these students to gain access to valuable information and connections that will boost their careers. Below are the sponsors from this past year. Thank you so much!

We would also like to thank:

Sheila Fobbs – Grambling State University
Shaunce Riley – Savannah State University
Prince George’s County Alumnae Chapter – Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
YMCA
Mr. Joseph Parker – In2Stem
Ms. Jillian Pollidore
Mr. Nicholas Kennedy & Ms. Angela McKenzie

Á La Carte Sponsorship

Industry Sponsor $10,000

Industry Highlights: STEM, Government, Entrepreneurship or Open Topics (insert your industry)

• Sponsor workshop session on your industry

• Recommend or choose speaker for your sponsored session (subject to HBCU CDM approval)

• Sponsor Promotional Item to be distributed during session

T-shirts $6,000

Sponsor Logo on T-shirts for long term impact; T-shirt distributed to every registered attendee

conference bags $6,000

Logo on Conference Bags

Hotel key cards (double sided) with keycard holders $6,000

Distributed at HBCU CDM Registration for every

attendee

 Utilized throughout conference by students, staff,

career directors etc.

sponsored reception $5,000

Meet & Greet/Networking Reception with signage

and promotional items

Support networking opportunities between students,

alumni and industry professionals

sponsor a bus $5,000

Help Students arrive to the conference from their

HBCU

Lanyards for badges $4,500

Logo on Lanyards that hold conference badges

sponsor a break $3,000

Signage/Promotional Item at Break

Support networking opportunity between students,

alumni and industry professionals