Support Creative, Innovative, and Research Scholars

RIT’s graduate programs are essential components for the increased research, scholarship, and creative endeavors across the campus.

Help us shine a spotlight on RIT’s growth in advanced study, and experience the university’s expertise in key graduate study fields by becoming a sponsor of Graduate Education Week and Showcase! Your support of this annual, signature event will help RIT highlight the work of current graduate students and provide you with an opportunity to connect with future innovative leaders.

Mark your calendars for April 8-12, 2024 with the centrally located all-day showcase on April 11, 2024. During Graduate Education Week and Showcase, we will recognize the talents and accomplishments of our outstanding graduate students.

You have several opportunities to sponsor elements of Graduate Education Week. Each element is an important part of the overall success of this event and provides you visibility within the academic community, the student body, and with our many guests. In addition, your sponsorship will support our outstanding graduate students by helping to recognize their hard work, achievements, and discoveries.

Sponsorship Choices


Premier Sponsor


Corporate Sponsor


Research Sponsor


Innovation Sponsor

Benefits of Sponsorship

All sponsors will be recognized on signage at events during Graduate Education Week and on marketing materials. Sponsors are also invited to attend all events during the week.

Premier and Corporate Level Sponsor Benefits

  • Opportunity to host a recruitment session during Graduate Education Week
  • Central location in SAU to meet and greet students during the all-day showcase
  • Invitation to participate in the Graduate Showcase program
  • Special invitation to receptions, student presentations, poster sessions, and demonstrations to network with the graduate student community
  • Additional Premier Benefits
  • Invitation to speak at a Graduate Education Week event
  • Named as the official sponsor of all event presentations happening throughout the week
  • Special recognition in Graduate School eNewsletter


If you would like to be a sponsor for the upcoming Graduate Education Week & Showcase, please consider making a gift.

If you have further questions about the event, you may contact:

Adam Platzer
Adam Platzer
Assistant Vice President for College Advancement