Become a Sponsor

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Red and Black sponsor. The generosity of our sponsors allows us to make the Red and Black a spectacular and impactful celebration of scholarships and those who make them possible. There are four levels of sponsorship:

NIU Champion $50,000
$25,000 directed to scholarships awarded in your company’s name

  • title sponsor status and will be referred to as such in all Red and Black materials and promotions
  • name recognition and/or company logo on NIU Foundation and NIU Alumni Association homepages and all collateral materials associated with the Red and Black, including invitation, web page, registration page, program book, banners and table signage
  • acknowledgment during Red and Black event programming and at other key NIU Foundation and NIU Alumni Association events
  • (8) seats with NIU leadership at the Red and Black (fair market value, $1,200)

NIU Benefactor $25,000

  • name recognition and/or company logo on the Red and Black web page, registration page, program book, banners and table signage
  • acknowledgment during Red and Black event programming and at other key NIU Foundation and NIU Alumni Association events
  • (6) seats at the Red and Black with NIU leadership (fair market value, $900)

NIU Philanthropist $10,000

  • acknowledgment during event programming
  • company logo on event registration page
  • event recognition banners and table signage at the Red and Black
  • (4) seats at the Red and Black (fair market value, $600)

NIU Patron $5,000

  • acknowledgment during programming
  • recognition banners and table signage at the event
  • (2) seats at the Red and Black (fair market value, $300)

For more information about becoming a Red and Black sponsor, contact Alberta Solfisburg at asolfie@niu.edu or 815-753-7339.