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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

$3,000.00 +

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


Category Availability

  • 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.

  • Any Award winners and runner-ups will be asked to feature the sponsor.

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

  • 4 Tickets to a VIP Networking Event (health and safety guidelines permitting this event will be held in person).


Submission Sponsor

$1,000.00 +

Submission fees will run at $80 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

Support Submissions

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 logo 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.

  • 3 Tickets to a VIP Networking Event (health and safety guidelines permitting this event will be held in person).


Student Sponsor

$500.00 +

Sponsors in this category will be supporting the operations and submissions for the student category. As an important part of our mission for accessibility the A+D Museum does not charge student fees. The sponsorships raised in this category will go to supporting logistics and operations, allowing us to accept a larger number of student submissions.


Link to Sponsorship Payment

Benefits At A Glance

  • Donor logo on submission page of Awards web presence.  

  • Donor name on appropriate press material.

  • Recognition on Social Media posts.  

  • 2 Ticket to a VIP Networking Event (health and safety guidelines permitting this event will be held in person).


Community Sponsor

$250.00 +




Link to Sponsorship Payment

Benefits At A Glance

  • Donor name on submission page of Awards web presence.  

  • Donor name on appropriate press material.

  • 1 Ticket to a VIP Networking Event (health and safety guidelines permitting this event will be held in person).