Activities/Benefits for Sponsorship

Activities/Benefits Bronze
Sponsorship
Silver
Sponsorship
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Sponsorship
Action research projects
Topics to be decided at quarterly meetings.Value: $5,000 each (does not include the cost of out-of-pocket expenses needed to conduct the research)
One Two
Faculty Research and Consulting
Faculty and/or graduate-student consulting on company-specific problems.Value: a $500/day discount from the normal $2,000-$3,000/daily rate, depending upon the problem and faculty experience.
Individual negotiations Individual negotiations Individual negotiations
Student field-study projects
Faculty-supervised, semester-long projects of four-person student teams on company-defined problems.Value: $1,000 each
 One  Two Three
Internships
Assistance in recruiting and matching interns with company internship openings.Value: $250 each (does not include the pay to the intern, currently $12-18/hour)
One Two Three
Company presentations
Presentations to undergraduate and/or graduate student groups (e.g., luncheon “brown bag” meetings).Value: exposure
One Two Three
Classroom guest lectures
Company subject matter experts give class presentations.Value: exposure

Distinguished Executive Speaker Series

Distinguished Scholar Speaker Series

No limit No limit No limit
Non-degree executive short courses Individual negotiations Individual negotiations Individual negotiations
KABC Quarterly Meetings
Meeting of all KABC members to:

  • Share the results of the action research
  • Decide upon new action research projects
  • Decide upon non-degree short courses to be offered
One seat Two seats Three seats