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Become a Sponsor

Work with TLA to customize a partnership.

At TLA, we see your sponsorship as an opportunity to partner with our association. Almost all TLA sponsors contribute year after year, helping the association to continue to provide new and innovative programs for the members.

TLA investment opportunities range from academic scholarships, conference travel stipends, and research grants, to event sponsorship, and program support in legislative, leadership, and public relations.

Why sponsor?

  • Brand Visibility | Your sponsorship puts your brand in front of TLA’s 6,000+ members.
  • Consumer Perception | Use the clout you earn as a sponsor to grow your reputation in the Texas library community.
  • Return on Investment | Build quality relationships. Get to know your customers and meet prospects.

What we offer:

Annual Conference Sponsorship Opportunities
Signature Leadership Initiatives
  • TLA Annual Assembly Conference
  • TLA Leadership Events: TALL Texans and the new Leadership Launchpad
  • District Meetings
  • Board Meetings
  • Planning Retreat
Membership Outreach
  • Library Super Hero
  • New Member Toolkit

Learn More about TLA Sponsorship

 

Sponsorship FAQ

What event sponsorships are offered?

TLA offers many event sponsorship opportunities which include the TLA Annual Conference, Signature Leadership Initiatives, and Membership Outreach.

Do you offer grants, scholarships and/or stipends?

Yes. You are welcome to propose a unique grant, scholarship or stipend in your company’s name. TLA investment opportunities range from academic scholarships, conference travel stipends, and research grants, in areas such as legislative, leadership, and public relations.

What type of benefits and/or recognition do you offer?

Our benefit package will include recognition at the event(s) of your choice. The basic benefit package will include sponsor’s logo at event (signage or a/v screens), verbal recognition at event, and recognition on event web page. Depending on the event, additional benefits at the event may be sponsor’s promotional collateral available, speaking, exhibit space, and meal ticket at reserved table.

How do I receive TLA-wide recognition and benefits?

TLA-wide recognition and benefits start at $2,500. This means that you will receive recognition at the event(s) you sponsor as well as TLA-wide at the total level you choose.

What is your priority for sponsorship?

All sponsors of the most recent past year have first choice for the upcoming year. Deadline for first choice renewal is November 1, 2018. Payment deadline is January 31, 2019.

What sponsorships are available?

See a list of ALL sold and available sponsorships here. To learn more about the sponsorship investment program, please contact Cindy Boyle.

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