Leadership Challenge Event

Award Winners 2012 LCE

2012 LCE Award Winners

Sponsors

Why Become a Sponsor?
Our Leadership Challenge EventTM sponsors play a major role in supporting our event. Last year's sponsors have already been helping us prepare and move forward with our 2016 LCETM. It is because of our sponsors that this exemplary event can take place. There are multiple sponsor opportunities, below outlines a few ways to become a sponsor. 

Team Sponsors
Each participating team will be sponsored throughout the LCETM

  • Number of sponsors needed:  35
  • Sponsorship fee:  $500 per team

Benefits of Being a Team Sponsor
There are many benefits to organizations for being a team sponsor and supporting the LCETM, including:

  • One seat with one of our participating student teams at our evening Banquet, inclusive of dinner and keynote speaker
  • Perfect networking opportunity with potential recruits
  • Recognition of your organization on banner
  • Recognition of your organization in our Banquet programs
  • Recognition of your organization on LCETM website
  • The option to fill a volunteer position for the student team sponsored during the LCETM simulation (highly encouraged!)

For each additional team sponsorship, the sponsor will receive +1 seat at the LCETM banquet, and special designation within promotional materials.

2nd Place Sponsors

  • Number of sponsors needed:  2
  • Sponsorship fee:  $350 each

3rd Place Sponsors

  • Number of sponsors needed:  2
  • Sponsorship fee:  $300 each

Performance Award Sponsors

  • Number of sponsors needed:  6
  • Sponsorship fee:  $300 each

Medallion Sponsors

  • Number of sponsors needed:  5
  • Sponsorship fee:  $250 each

Benefits of Being an Award Sponsor
There are many benefits to organizations for being an award sponsor and supporting the LCETM, including:

  • One seat at our evening Banquet, inclusive of dinner and keynote speaker
  • Perfect networking opportunity with potential recruits
  • Recognition of your organization in our Banquet programs
  • Recognition of your organization on LCETM website
  • Organization name on the award
  • Opportunity to present the award
  • The option to fill a volunteer position for the student team sponsored during the LCETM simulation (highly encouraged!)

The benefits of being a sponsor go beyond the tangible; be the influence for the success of our young aspiring leaders!

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the Leadership Challenge EventTM or if you would like more information, please contact us at (785) 670-2000 or email leadership@washburn.edu

2016 Sponsors

  • Capitol Federal Foundation - Title Sponsor
  • Westar Energy Inc. - Title Sponsor
  • Advisors Excel
  • BA Designs
  • Berberich Trahan & Co., P.A.
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • BNSF Railway - Finance Department
  • BNSF Railway - Technology Services
  • Dake Family
  • Educational Credit Union
  • Go Topeka EMBD
  • Heartland Visioning
  • Hills Pet Nutrition, Inc.
  • KanTRAIN Grant Management
  • Laird Noller Ford
  • Leadership Institute Class of 2010
  • Washburn University - Office of Vice President of Academic Affairs
  • Pleasant Hill Animal Hospital
  • Ron and Margaret Brown
  • Marc and Tracy Routsong
  • Shea and Lindsay Kirsop
  • Washburn University - Student Activities & Greek Life
  • The Craig Group, Inc.
  • The Robb Company
  • Topeka Community Foundation
  • Tower Metal Works Inc.
  • UMB Bank
  • United Way of Greater Topeka
  • Washburn Memorial Union and Washburn Dining
  • Washburn University Small Business Development Center
  • Washburn University - Student Life
  • Washburn University Foundation
  • Washburn University - FYE
  • Washburn University - Office of Admissions
  • Westside Stamp and Awards, Inc.

2015 Sponsors

Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors

  • Capitol Federal Foundation
  • Westar Energy

Bronze Team Sponsors

  • BA Designs
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • BNSF Railway
  • Educational Credit Union
  • Hills Pet Nutrition
  • The Craig Group
  • Topeka Community Foundation
  • Washburn University Foundation
  • Washburn University- Office of Sponsored Projects
  • Washburn University-Office of Student Life

Champion Sponsors

  • Capitol Federal Foundation
  • Westar Energy

2nd Place Sponsors

  • Washburn University- First Year Experience

3rd Place Sponsors

  • Heartland Visioning
  • Ron Brown

Medallion Sponsors

  • Shea Kirsop
  • United Way
  • Washburn University- Student Activities and Greek Life
  • Wayne and Kristen Basso

Performance Award Winner

  • Ron Brown
  • Washburn Small Business Development Center
  • Alliance Bank
  • Leadership Institute Class of 2010

General Sponsor

  • Angela Dake

In-Kind Sponsor

  • Panera Bread
  • Washburn University Memorial Union & Chartwells Dining
  • Westside Stamps and Awards
  • Washburn University - Office of Admissions

Team Registrations

  • Lyndon State Bank
  • Go Topeka EMBD