Leadership Challenge Event

Award Winners 2012 LCE

2012 LCE Award Winners

Sponsors

Why Become a Sponsor?
Our Leadership Challenge Event™ sponsors play a major role in supporting our event. Last year's sponsors have already been helping us prepare and move forward with our 2017 LCE™. 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 LCE™

  • Number of sponsors needed:  20
  • 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 LCE™, 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 LCE™ website
  • The option to fill a volunteer position for the student team sponsored during the LCE™ simulation (highly encouraged!)

For each additional team sponsorship, the sponsor will receive +1 seat at the LCE™ 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 LCE™, 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 LCE™ 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 LCE™ 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 Event™ 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