Sponsorship Opportunities

We are currently seeking community and industry partners to help facilitate this great event. For more information about these opportunities For a copy of our sponsorship letter, click here (coming soon). All inquiries should be forwarded to lfs.gsc@ubc.ca. We look forward to working with you in the future.

Item Description Details
Sponsorship of an award Students will compete for awards for both oral and poster presentation sessions.We are looking for short- or long-term sponsorship of these awards, which will be named in honor of the respective donors.Donors will be acknowledged on our website, in the conference program, during the awards presentation, in any media releases and on the physical award certificates that are presented.Presence at the conference is encouraged. Oral Presentation Prize $150
Oral Presentation Runner Up $50
Poster Prize $75
Poster Presentation Runner Up $25
Plenary Speaker Award of Recognition $50 for a gift

(Total for awards = $375)

Sponsorship or donation for coffee breaks

We will be having two coffee breaks (morning and afternoon) between sessions.

We are looking for sponsorship or donation of the appropriate food/beverage items to facilitate these sessions.

Donors will be acknowledged on our website, in the conference program, and during the coffee breaks on stand up posters.

$200

or 

Full or partial donation of appropriate food and beverage items

Sponsorship or donation for lunch

We will be hosting a lunch for conference delegates and presenters.

We are looking for sponsorship or donation of the appropriate food/beverage items to facilitate these sessions.

Donors will be acknowledged on our website, in the conference program, and during the lunch on stand up posters. Presence at the conference in the form of a booth is encouraged.

Partial sponsorship: $500
Full sponsorship: $1000or Full or partial donation of appropriate food and beverage items
Sponsorship of Wine and Cheese Awards Ceremony

The award ceremony will take place in the form of a wine and cheese social.

We are looking for sponsorship or donation of the appropriate food/beverage items to facilitate these sessions.

Donors will be acknowledged on our website, in the conference program, and during the wine & cheese social on stand up posters. Presence at the conference is encouraged.

Partial sponsorship: $500;

Full sponsorship: $1000

or 

Full or partial donation of appropriate food or beverage items (i.e. cases of wine)

Goody Bag Donations

We hope to provide goody bags to the delegates and presenters to thank them for participating.

This is a unique opportunity to provide branded items or sponsor small gifts.

Donation of ~120 items or funding for ~120 items

Funding for ~120 bags with conference logo and donors logo

Open Donations We are open to any form of support you can provide. These can be monetary contributions of any size.  –