Be a Sponsor!

These generous sponsors underwrite
our events and make a lively
and interesting Conference:

Become a sponsor (with many sponsorship levels to choose from!) and let your colleagues and customers know how much you value your association with the APMM.

Sponsors receive special recognition on our website and Conference 2018 materials. We'll also display signage with your name/company/logo that designates the event or activity sponsored.


Conference sponsorships for organizations include:
  • Keynote/Industry Expo Event - $3500 sponsors a sumptuous lunch on Saturday with our distinguished Keynote Speaker and an afternoon of fun and illuminating activities during our Industry Expo (Ask us about partial sponsorships for this event, too!)
  • Technical/Model Shop Tours (Full) - $1000 sponsors a full-day tour with two stops at Grand Rapids area model shops or industry-related attractions, including lunch One Tour sponsored by Herman Miller!!
  • Technical/Model Shop Tours (Shared) - $500 sponsors half of a day-long tour to area model shops or industry-related attractions, including lunch
  • Meet & Greet Event (Option 1) - $1000 underwrites the popular Pizza Meet & Greet event Sponsored by McCausey Specialty Products!!
  • Women in Model Making Roundtable Breakfast - $175 sponsors our 3rd gathering of women model makers Sponsored by Acropolis Studios Model Works, Inc.!!
  • Conference Meal Events (includes all attendees):
    - Workshop Snack Break:
    An assortment of sweet or salty grab&go snacks. Sponsor this fantastic treat for attendees at $500. Who would say no to snacks? No one!
    - Morning Coffee Break:
    Coffee, juices, and pastries during workshop sessions $800 (2 available)
    - Sunday Workshop Lunch:
    Fresh-made salads/deli sandwiches, beverage, dessert $2000
  • Door Prize Donations - Give a sample of your product or donate cool items from your company that any model maker would love to have!


Conference sponsorships for individuals or small shops include:

  • Model Maker Challenge Event - You've built structures and objet d'art from macaroni, raced belt sanders, and kit bashed using plastic model parts... what will this year's challenge be? Get in on the action with a sponsorship of this fun hands-on activity. Six individuals sponsoring at $50 each gets this project off the ground.
  • Scholarships for Students - Do you remember what it was like to be a fiscally-challenged young person? Why not pitch in on this "crowd-sourced" method to help students afford the cost of attending their first conference. Sponsor at $100 each to help bring an aspiring model maker to our Conference.
  • Game Lounge - Relax in between workshop sessions or after-hours in a casual lounge featuring games like Giant Jenga, Apples to Apples, bean bag toss, or even giant checkers/chess. Five sponsors at $50 each will make the game lounge a reality.
  • Become a "Model Citizen" - Contribute general-use funds to help offset Conference expenses. As a non-profit on a shoestring budget, we can do a lot with a little, but your contribution as a Friend of the APMM means we can do even more to make your Conference experience successful. Be a Friend at just $25!
  • Door Prize Donations - If you've ever been to a Conference, you know the excitement and expectation that comes with the Door Prize drawing. Whether it is a gimme-cap, a prime piece of merchandise manufactured by your company, or a special tool that you've found useful or interesting, if you think a model maker would like it, bring it along!



For details, contact [email protected]



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