The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) welcomes interested organizations and institutions to explore the variety of conference sponsorship options available. Sponsors receive a wide array of special recognition and benefits, which are outlined below. The conference attracts about 1000 attendees each year from organizations and academic institutions throughout the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Europe and Asia.
To become a conference sponsor, please complete the Conference Sponsor Application.
If you have any questions or would like to discuss potential conference initiatives, please contact UAA Communications Manager, Sue Peacock at firstname.lastname@example.org.
$22,000 - $30,000
$10,000 - $20,000
$6,000 OR $8,000
Sponsored Conference Activity
Type and Number of Waivers
|11-15 Comprehensive |
|5-10 Comprehensive |
|3-4 Comprehensive |
|2 Comprehensive |
|1 Comprehensive |
Logo in Conference Communications and Marketing
Acknowledgement in Printed Program
Logo on Conference Signage
Ability to participate as presenter(s) and/or moderator(s)
One-Page advertisement in printed program
Logo on Conference Bag
Sponsorship Thank You Plaque
*For each $2,000 of sponsorship, the sponsor will receive one Comprehensive Conference Registration Waiver or two Basic Conference Registration Waivers. At the $1000 sponsorship level (Bronze), the sponsor will get one Basic Registration Waiver.
- Comprehensive Registration covers all conference materials, audio-visual support, opening reception, breakfast, coffee breaks, networking receptions, and access to exhibits.
- Basic Registration covers all conference materials, audio-visual support, coffee breaks, and access to exhibits. No meals or networking receptions are included in the Basic Registration.
Note: Under the U.S. tax policies for charitable giving, UAA is a tax-exempt organization that can accept donations and grants that can provide tax-deductibility at the 50% level. Please see the IRS formal guidelines for details.
Based on the initiative and sponsorship amount, the UAA Executive Office will work with you to meet your objectives. Below are examples of special conference-related activities that UAA is particularly able to implement. Please note that we welcome new ideas not listed below that you may have in mind.
|Sponsorship level required:||Examples of Special Conference Activities|
Any activity listed below or specially-designed initiative that meets the sponsor's strategic objectives
Gold, Silver and Bronze sponsors support conference audio-visual services and space rental of session rooms.