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Athletic Sponsorship Program

Join the Pioneer Athletics Corporate Partner Program

Pioneer athletics began the exciting journey to NCAA Division III in the 2013-2014 academic year. The college sponsors 19 intercollegiate athletic teams that not only compete in the NCAA, but also in the ACAA, AMCC, and the ECAC.

With your sponsorship, you will receive advertising and promotional benefits, such as visibility at athletic events, public address announcements, signage, and athletic event tickets just to name a few.

Complete Athletic Department Corporate Partner Program

Description of Benefits:

Official Sponsor of Alfred State Athletics: 

All corporate partners may claim to be an “official sponsor of Alfred State Athletics”, and use this statement in any of their advertising or communications. Only Alfred State approved logos may be used.

Logo on Alfred State Athletics Website: 

Depending on sponsorship level, your corporate logo will appear on www.AlfredStateAthletics.com with more than 1 million hits per month or be listed as a sponsor on the website.

Recognition in Alumni Magazine: 

Corporate partners will be recognized in a special section of the Alfred State alumni magazine that has a subscription of more than 50,000 alumni and friends nationally.

Football Program Advertisement: size varies by level

Partners’ ads will be placed in the football Media Guide. (All ads must be received no later than 8/15/18 for publishing deadline).

Game Day Program Logo: 

Partners will have logo placement in each sport’s game-day program.

Public Address Announcements:  qty. varies by level

Partners receive feature public address announcements during every Pioneer athletic event.

President’s Society Membership:

An elite membership which includes an invitation to the president’s annual dinner. (Eight tickets for Champion level, four for Platinum, and two for Gold level partners.)

Recognition: 

A 3-by-9 sideline banner at Pioneer Stadium.

Football and/or Basketball Game Day Sponsorship: 

Official sponsor of one home football game and/or one home basketball game, in which partner will receive:
Splash-page advertising during the week of your game on www.AlfredStateAthletics.com.
Corporate partner recognized in press release the week of your game.
Access for four people to president’s VIP box during your game (football only).
Recognition at beginning of game for sponsorship.
Right to honor employees, conduct a contest, sponsor a performance, etc., at halftime.
250 general admission tickets to give away for your game (if needed, more will be provided).
Right to distribute promotional items at the game with corporate sponsor’s logo on them.

Homecoming/Family Weekend Tailgate: 

Get in on the fun; partners at our top levels will receive access for a designated number of people to attend our Homecoming football tailgate party.

Digital Signage and Logo:

Corporate partner name and logo displayed on the digital sign outside Orvis Activities Center.

Additional benefits per request of the corporate partner are available such as:

General admission passes to remainder of Pioneer home athletic events upon request of the corporate partner (Champion and Platinum only).
Career fair sponsorship and/or discounted attendance to career fairs on campus 
(opportunities vary by level).
 

Add-on / à la carte Sponsorship Opportunities 

Scorer’s Table Panel $2,000

Take advantage of unique placement of your advertising for maximum exposure during all contests hosted in the Orvis Activities Center. A great way to capture fans’ attention as they catch all the Pioneer action taking place. The 3’-by-9’ backlight signs are for an entire year (corporate partner responsible for signage cost).

Video Stream Sponsor $1,500

Alfred State streams live video of home athletic events (football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, lacrosse) for family, fans, and supporters to catch the action when they can’t be at the game. The video stream sponsor’s logo would be prominently displayed on each broadcast. 

Website Advertisement $500

The Pioneer athletics website, www.AlfredStateAthletics.com, has unlimited opportunities to reach the world and experiences more than 1 million hits per month. Your advertisement will be on the bottom of every page of the site.  

Athletic Banners Signs $500/location

A 3’-by-9’ sideline banner at Pioneer Stadium, or signage inside Orvis Gymnasium, the baseball field, or softball field.

Fitness Center Signs $500

Spread your message to the more than 1,500 members of Alfred State’s two fitness centers.

Ticket Sponsors $500

Spread your message (advertisement or coupon) on the back of all Alfred State tickets for football and basketball games.

Athlete of the Week Sponsorship $500 

Each week Alfred State spotlights one or more Athletes of the Week that are recognized on our website and social media pages. Partners at this level will accompany this spotlight of our student athletes.

Contact Us

Danielle White, Executive Director of Institutional Advancement
Phone: 607-587-3930 or email: whitedm@alfredstate.edu

Jason Doviak, Director of Athletics
Phone: 607-587-4361 or email: doviakjm@alfredstate.edu

Paul Welker, Assistant Athletic Director/Sports Information Director
Phone: 607-587-4563 or email: welkerpm@alfredstate.edu