Architecture and Design Museum

Support the Awards,
Support the Museum

This event offers a new level of exposure for our donors while ensuring funds raised go directly to supporting the A+D Museum’s mission. If you would like to give it to the awards program as a whole, please find our donation page here. To explore sponsorship opportunities, we welcome you to explore our different levels outlined below.

Should you have any questions or inquiries about becoming an awards sponsor, please reach out to Leila Wahba, Deputy Director & Culture Curator, at leila@aplusd.org.



Category Sponsors will have the chance to select a category they would like to support based on availability. The donor’s brand will be recognized with all these categories' presentations, including but not limited to in press materials, social media, and at an official awards ceremony. We will be announcing runner-up in addition to award winners, resulting in increased brand awareness.

Link to Sponsorship Payment


  • On the Wall
  • On the Floor or Ceiling
  • On the Desk
  • On the Body
  • On the Street
  • Bigger than Model, Smaller than a Street
  • Bigger than Street, Smaller than a City
  • Still on Paper
  • On the Screen
  • In School

Benefits At A Glance

  • Donor name tied to all mentions and presentations of the category.

  • Donor brand/logo on all press material.

  • Recognition on Social Media posts.

  • Dedicated category e-blast, featuring company branding and  an opportunity for brief sponsor message.



Submission fees will run at $100 in all categories except for students who are free. Submission Sponsors provide the opportunity for designers and artists to apply for submission sponsorship. The museum will then evaluate need and reach in selecting admission fee exemption. Part of this will include asking the artist to thank the sponsor.

Link to Sponsorship Payment

As an institution focused on creating equity ion our community, we are presenting this opportunity to even the playing field by giving designers in all financial situations the ability to submit work.

Benefits At A Glance

  • Donor name on submission page of Awards web presence.  

  • Donor brand/logo on appropriate press material.

  • Recognition on Social Media posts.  

  • Any grant awardees will be asked to feature the sponsor.