Sponsor NCCDC

The National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition has moved forward with substantial momentum as it has grown from five schools in the first regional event in 2005 to over 181 schools currently participating at the state, regional, and national level. As the footprint continues to expand, interest and awareness within the industry and government communities has grown. We are actively seeking sponsorships and vendor partnerships to help support the competition and challenge the students by introducing new products and technologies to the competition environment. Types of sponsorships and donations that we accept are monetary, time, hardware, software, or other in-kind donations. You can view our sponsorship levels and benefits here. We are offering you a unique opportunity to become involved with this one of a kind event and gain access to observe over 80 of the best and brightest students in action and recruit directly from the event.

All Sponsorships for $5,000+ include the following benefits:
  1. A slide with your company logo looped in the competition briefing room.
  2. Invitation to attend the recruiting mixer
  3. 2 seats reserved for the awards banquet
  4. Competition Bag Insert - one piece of company literature in the conference bag distributed at registration to all team members and other special guests 
  5. Acknowledgement of your company’s sponsorship on the Nationalccdc.org website
  6. Advertisement of your Sponsorship via NCCDC social media feeds
Silver sponsorship $10,000+ includes everything in lower sponsorship levels and the following:
  1. Table/booth area reserved at the recruiting mixer (6’x30” table provided)
  2. 4 seats reserved at the awards banquet
  3. A slide with your company logo looped in the competition briefing room.
  4. Competition Bag Insert - one piece of company literature in the conference bag distributed at registration to all team members and other special guests Press/Media
  5. We will provide a quote for your press release
  6. Acknowledgement of your company’s sponsorship on the Nationalccdc.org website  (will remain for 10 months following event)
  7. Advertisement of your Sponsorship via NCCDC social media feeds
Gold sponsorship $20,000+ includes everything in lower sponsorship levels and the following:
  1. Competition signage - You may provide a banner for display  in a high visibility area
  2. Keynote exposure - A slide with your company logo looped before the keynote presentations
  3. A slide with your company logo looped in the competition briefing room.
  4. Table/booth area reserved at the recruiting mixer (6’x30” table provided)
  5. 6 invitations to the awards banquet
  6. Competition Bag Insert - one piece of company literature in the conference bag distributed at registration to all team members and other special guests
  7. Option to seat 1 member on the NCCDC Red Team 
  8. We will provide a quote for your press release
  9. Acknowledgement of your company’s sponsorship on the Nationalccdc.org website (will remain for 10 months following event)
  10. Advertisement of your Sponsorship via NCCDC social media feeds
Platinum sponsorship $30,000+ includes everything in lower sponsorship levels and the following:
  1. Company Logo placed on competition take away (Notebook or something similar)
  2. Competition signage – Sponsor may provide a banner for display  in a high visibility area
  3. Keynote Video Loop (30 second sponsor-provided content may be added to our video loop played during NCCDC awards ceremony)
  4. Keynote exposure – A slide with your company logo looped before the keynote presentation
  5. A slide with your company Logo looped in the competition briefing room.
  6. Table/booth area reserved at the recruiting mixer (6’x30” table provided)
  7. 1 table reserved at the awards banquet (10 seats)
  8. Competition bag insert – two pieces of company literature in the conference bag distributed at registration to all team members and VIP special guests
  9. Option to seat 2 members on the NCCDC Red Team
  10. We will provide a quote and input for your press release
  11. Company will be listed in the official post event press release
  12. Acknowledgement of your company’s sponsorship on the Nationalccdc.org website (will remain for 10 months following event)
  13. Advertisement of your Sponsorship via NCCDC social media feeds