Opportunities

Why sponsor 

  • Connect your business with the profile of a national art prize and exhibition in a flagship public gallery in Queensland.
  • Support and nurture the creative development of emerging artists in Australia.
  • Support the artistic endeavours of young people. 
  • ​The opportunity to host a private function in the gallery housing the exhibition.

Opportunities

  • Prize Money Sponsor - $15,000 (GST incl)
  • Principal Sponsor - $5,000 (GST incl)
  • Commendation Sponsor - $5,000 (GST incl)
  • Major Sponsor - $1,500 (GST incl)
  • Co-Sponsor - $500 (GST incl)

 

For the full Sponsorship Proposal and Application Form click here
For more information on Sponsorship Opportunities see below:
 

Prize Money Sponsor $15,000

Prize Money Sponsor Benefits As the overall Prize Money Sponsor, your company will receive maximum exposure and representation throughout the exhibition. The Prize Money Sponsor receives the following entitlements:

Your Company name and logo will feature on:

  • 50,000 postcards circulation to be distributed to galleries, museums, cafés, bookstores and cultural precincts around Australia
  • 5000 full colour printed complimentary catalogues to visitors of the exhibition
  • online promotion through www.artmuseum.qut.edu.au, as well as social media profiles (Twitter, Facebook, Flickr)
  • invitations to the VIP Preview and Official Opening + Prize Announcement reception, sent out to the Churchie community as well as selected galleries and art institutions throughout Australia
  • e-invites to 2,000 guests and eNewsletter distributed to 10,000 people, plus any targeted e-flyers
  • all advertising material including full-page ad in the prestigious Australian Art Collector magazine, Art Almanac and Art Guide
  • signage within the Art Museum foyer for the duration of the exhibition
  • external gallery signage on a 2 metre free standing banner.

Other Advertising and Promotional Opportunities

  • Verbal acknowledgment of sponsorship at VIP Preview and Official Opening + Prize Announcement receptions and presentation of the Prize to the overall winner.
  • A unique opportunity for the prize money sponsor to pre-purchase works from emerging Australian artists before they are exhibited to the public.
  • Twelve months online presence for your brand on www.churchieemergingart.com.
  • Your logo will be displayed prominently on ‘the churchie’ homepage and the sponsors landing page (the website averages 700 hits per month).
  • A direct link to your company website from ‘the churchie’ website.

Additional Benefits 

  • Invitation to the VIP Preview event for 20 guests nominated by you.
  • In acknowledgment of your contribution to the exhibition you would have access to the QUT Art Museum, an in-demand corporate hire destination, as a venue for your next corporate event, as well as 20 tickets across the season to QUT Gardens Point Theatre professional productions.  
  • 10 complimentary copies of QUT Art Museum publications including titles on William Robinson, Dadang Christanto, Judith Wright and Leonard Brown.
  • Acknowledgement in The Viking (an annual Churchie publication).
  • Acknowledgment in Eagles’ Wings (a Churchie magazine) distributed twice yearly to over 15,000 Churchie parents and alumni worldwide and The Churchie Weekly (the School’s newsletter) distributed to the entire current parent community.

Principal Sponsor and Commendation Sponsor $5,000

As one of the Principal Sponsors, your company will benefit from the following: 

Your Company name and logo will feature on:

  • 5000 full colour printed complimentary catalogues to visitors of the exhibition
  • online promotion through www.artmuseum.qut.edu.au, as well as social media profiles (Twitter, Facebook, Flickr)
  • invitations to the Official Opening + Prize Announcement reception, sent out to the Churchie community as well as selected galleries and art institutions throughout Australia
  • e-invites to 2,000 guests
  • our subscriber eNewsletter distributed to 10,000 people, plus any targeted e-flyers
  • internal signage within the Art Museum foyer
  • external signage on a 2 metre free standing banner.

Other Advertising and Promotional Opportunities

  • Twelve months online presence for your brand on www.churchieemergingart.com.
  • Your logo will be displayed prominently on ‘the churchie’ homepage and the sponsors landing page (the website averages 700 hits per month).
  • A direct link to your company website from ‘the churchie’ website.
  • verbal acknowledgment of sponsorship at VIP Preview and Official Opening + Prize Announcement.

Additional Benefits

  • Invitation to the VIP Preview event for 15 guests nominated by you.
  • Acknowledgement in The Viking (an annual Churchie publication).
  • Acknowledgment in Eagles’ Wings (a Churchie magazine) distributed twice yearly to over 15,000 Churchie parents and alumni worldwide and The Churchie Weekly (the School’s newsletter) distributed to the entire current parent community.
  • 5 complimentary copies of QUT Art Museum publications including titles on William Robinson, 
  • Dadang Christanto, Judith Wright and Leonard Brown.

Commedation Prize Sponsor - Additional Benefits

  • Logo on Commendation Prize certificate.
  • QUT Art Museum private art collection tour - for company staff.
  • Logo on all finalists' correspondence.

Major Sponsor $1,500

As one of the Major Sponsors, your company will benefit from the following:

Company logo/name presence on:

  • internal signage within the Art Museum foyer
  • external signage on a 2 metre free standing banner
  • 5000 full colour printed complimentary catalogues to visitors of the exhibition
  • invitations to the Official Opening + Prize Announcement reception, sent out to the Churchie community as well as selected galleries and art institutions throughout Australia
  • six months online presence for your brand on www.churchieemergingart.com
  • the sponsors’ landing page for six months (the website averages 700 hits per month).

Additional Benefits

  • Verbal recognition and acknowledgment at the VIP Preview. Acknowledgement in The Viking (an annual Churchie publication).
  • Invitation to the VIP Preview for yourself and two guests.
  • Acknowledgment in Eagles’ Wings (a Churchie magazine) distributed twice yearly to over 15,000 Churchie parents and alumni worldwide and The Churchie Weekly (the School’s newsletter) distributed to the entire current parent community.

Co Sponsor $500

As one of our co-Sponsors, you will benefit from the following:

Company/individual name visibility on: 

  • internal signage within the Art Museum foyer
  • 5000 full colour printed complimentary catalogues to visitors of the exhibition
  • on invitations to the Official Opening + Prize Announcement reception, sent out to the Churchie community as well as selected galleries and art institutions throughout Australia
  • the sponsors’ landing page for the duration of the exhibition (the website averages 700 hits per month).

Additional Benefits

  • Verbal recognition and acknowledgment at the VIP Preview. 
  • Acknowledgment in The Churchie Weekly (the School newsletter) distributed to the entire current parent community.
  • Acknowledgment in Eagles’ Wings (a Churchie magazine) distributed twice yearly to over 15,000 Churchie parents and alumni worldwide.