Compact20 is the largest and most inclusive national conference focused on the role of higher education in building democracy and healthy communities. Compact20 provides learning and networking opportunities for community engagement professionals, engaged faculty, community partners, student civic leaders, and campus senior leaders. This four-day conference, offered every other year, has historically drawn over 650 participants and continues to grow. Please join us as we work together to strengthen our democracy and prepare students for civic leadership!

Become a Sponsor

 
Get involved!
Connect with higher education professionals and community partners who are dedicated to the goals of full participation. Share your brand and make meaningful connections with our community of over 650 higher education faculty, staff, senior administrators, students, and community partners. We've designed several sponsorship packages to fit all budgets and goals. We are also happy to work with you to create a package that will best fit your interests. Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org to discuss sponsorship opportunities.

Sponsorship Packages

Platinum-level sponsorship includes:
  • Your logo on all electronic and print advertising materials for the conference, including email communications
  • Your logo prominently featured on the conference website with Platinum-level sponsors
  • Verbal acknowledgment of your support during a conference general session
  • The opportunity to introduce a speaker during a conference general session
  • Access to the conference attendee list
  • Your promotional materials in event packets for all attendees
  • The opportunity to send a sponsor email to all conference registrants
  • An exhibit table centrally located in the conference venue
  • Complimentary conference registrations for four people
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.
Gold-level sponsorship includes:
  • Your logo on all electronic and print advertising materials for the conference
  • Your logo on the conference website with Gold-level sponsors
  • Verbal acknowledgment of your support during a conference general session
  • An exhibit table centrally located in the conference venue
  • Complimentary conference registrations for two people
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.
Silver-level sponsorship includes:
  • Your logo on all electronic and print advertising materials for the conference
  • Your logo on the conference website with Silver-level sponsors
  • Complimentary conference registration for one person
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.

Special Events

Be part of the conversation. Our biennial Summit, offered exclusively for higher education presidents and chancellors, draws 50+ leaders for dialogue and action-focused work. Learn more about the Summit of Presidents & Chancellors.
 
Sponsorship includes:
  • Exclusive branding for Summit sponsorship on all electronic and print materials for the event
  • Recognition on the conference website
  • Complimentary registration
  • Opportunity to send sponsor email to Summit registrants
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.

Additional Opportunities

We have a lot of volunteers. Want to see your brand around the venue throughout the conference? Volunteer sponsors receive exclusive recognition on the back of t-shirts that will be worn by our friendly volunteers in sessions, at receptions, in the halls, and everywhere you look. The volunteer sponsor's logo will also be included in electronic and print materials for the conference.
 
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.
Have all conference attendees wearing your logo! The name tag lanyards sponsor will (you guessed it!) have their logo displayed on lanyards used for all conference attendees. In addition, the name tag lanyard sponsor's logo will also be included in electronic and print materials for the conference.
 
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.
Connect with conference attendees as they move around the conference venue! There will be a special high-traffic exhibit area where sponsors and exhibitors can share information about their brand, products, and resources. Exhibitors will receive an exhibit space and one complimentary conference registration.
 
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.
Talk to us about what you'd like to do! There are a ton of excellent ways to support the Compact20 conference while sharing your message with conference attendees. We want to create opportunities that meet your unique goals.
 
Here are some examples:
  • Session/track sponsorship
    Sponsor a key programmatic area of the conference. Session/track sponsors' logos will appear in the program with the sessions(s) you sponsor
  • Scholarship sponsor
    Subsidize the costs of attendance for students and community partners. Scholarship contributors will be recognized in the conference program. Special recognition will be given to those who sponsor three or more students.
Interested? Contact Maggie Grove at mgrove@compact.org for more information.