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Black Tie Scholarship Gala

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To remain in compliance with the COVID-19 related social distancing regulations and to ensure the safety of our supporters, we have made the decision to host this event virtually.

The gala will be available via streaming on Friday, May 28, 2021 at 7:00 pm. Instructions detailing
access to the streamed event will be forwarded to all attendees prior to the premiere.

The Black Tie Scholarship Gala is Alabama A&M University’s premiere fundraising event and is
designed to support talented students who demonstrate a financial need. Of our 5,977 students,
roughly 90% are in need of financial aid. Your support of this event will grant students an
education and a future filled with possibilities.

Aside from supporting a very worthy cause, you can also anticipate electrifying performances featuring Grammy Nominated R&B artist, Musiq Soulchild!

Individual tickets are $80 and can be purchased via View Stub: 

https://viewstub.com/AAMU2021BlackTieScholarshipGala

Once you have purchased your ticket(s), you will receive an e-mail with additional access information.

btg 2021 bThe Black Tie Scholarship Gala serves to recognize community leaders and organizations that have made a positive impact in their industries, as well as here at Alabama A&M University.

All proceeds will be used as scholarship dollars for deserving students at AAMU.  If you have any questions or need additional information, please contach blacktie@aamu.edu or (256) 373-8344.  Thank you in advance for your support.

Sincerely,

Jacquelyne Bennett, Roosevelt Conley & Archie Tucker, II

  • Presenting Sponsorship - $50,000
    • Listed as PRESENTING SPONSOR on all event materials and advertisements
    • Special check presentation made during the program by sponsor representatives
    • 32 event tickets
    • $10,000 contribution to the Black Tie Gala Endowed Scholarship
    • Company spokesperson represented on program
    • 4 social media posts per week leading up to event
    • Company spokesperson may participate in WJAB 90.9 FM on-air interview
    • Company spokesperson may participate in WJAB-TV on air interview
    • 7 television spots per week – Channel 78 Huntsville for 5 weeks prior to event
    • 7 radio spots per week – WJAB 90.9 FM for 5 weeks prior to event
    • University marquee listing
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  • Torchbearer Sponsorship - $30,000
    • 32 event tickets
    • Recognition as Torchbearer Sponsor during the program and on all event materials
    • $5,000 contribution to the Black Tie Gala Endowed Scholarship
    • 2 social media posts per week leading up to event
    • Company spokesperson may participate in WJAB 90.9 FM on-air interview
    • Company spokesperson may participatein WJAB-TV on-air interview
    • 7 television spots per week – Channel 78 Huntsville for 3 weeks prior to event
    • 7 radio spots per week – WJAB 90.9 FM for 3 weeks prior to event
    • University marquee listing
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  • Platinum Sponsor - $12,000
    • 16 event tickets
    • Recognition as Platinum Sponsor at event and on all event materials
    • $2,000 contribution to the Black Tie Gala Endowed Scholarship
    • 3 television spots per week – Channel 78 Huntsville for 3 weeks prior to event
    • 3 radio spots per week – WJAB 90.9 FM for 3 weeks prior to event
    • University marquee listing
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  • Gold Sponsor - $6,000
    • 8 tickets
    • $1,000 contribution to the Black Tie Gala Endowed Scholarship
    • University marquee listing
    • Participation in on-stage sponsorship recognition during event
    • Sponsor name and logo listed in monthly alumni newsletter prior to event
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  • Silver Sponsor - $3,000
    • 8 tickets
    • $500 contribution to the Black Tie Gala Endowed Scholarship
    • Recognition as sponsor during event
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  • Bronze Sponsor - $1,200
    • 8 tickets
    • $200 contribution to the Black Tie Gala Endowed Scholarship
    • Recognition as sponsor during event
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