Alumni Event Sponsorship

Sponsoring alumni events is an excellent opportunity to reach a very desirable demographic. SFU has over 117,000 alumni. For more information about alumni demographics, visit Alumni Facts & Figures. To learn more about our event offerings, visit Alumni Events.


Upcoming Event Sponsorship Opportunities:

Outstanding Alumni Awards - February 2011
Annual Alumni Gathering and General Meeting - May 2011
Young Alumni Group events - Ongoing

Cash or in-kind sponsorship is needed for:

  • venue fees
  • audio-visual
  • catering and wine
  • floral centrepieces and displays
  • printing of invitations and programs
  • external media advertising
  • travel & accommodation for guest speakers or award recipients
  • table sponsors
  • speaker gifts and draw prizes

SAMPLE OF BENEFITS/EXPLOSURE
* Benefits are determined based on value of sponsorship or in-kind donation.

Print Recognition
- your name or logo on invitations
- your name or logo in the event program

Media Recognition
- recognition in aq Magazine – circulation 70,000 (alumni, campus community, donors, friends of SFU)
- your name and logo in media ads (eg.: Georgia Straight, Business in Vancouver)

Electronic Recognition
- your name and logo on the alumni website
- recognition of your sponsorship in the Alumni Update enewsletter, circulation: 55,000+ alumni
- online recognition in email invitations

Event Recognition
- direct contact with guests
- verbal recognition to our guests from the podium
- signage recognition
- complimentary ticket to attend the event

We gratefully acknowledge the support of our current sponsors:

TD Meloche Monnex Insurance
Manulife Financial
BMO Bank of Montreal Mastercard
Accretive Advisor
Significant Impact Awards/Leader Frames
Integral Financial Services Inc.
Four Seasons Hotel, Vancouver
Business in Vancouver
The Georgia Straight
Flower Factory
SFU Bookstore  
Meeting, Events, & Conference Services at SFU Vancouver

To inquire about alumni event sponsorship opportunities, please contact

Alumni Relations
Alumni Association
Tel: 778.782.4723
Fax: 778.782.6776
Email: alumni@sfu.ca

Simon Fraser University
Diamond Alumni Centre
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6