The Benefits

Sponsorship may entitle you to a reduction in corporation tax, provide valuable business services, and you will make a social difference to our region.(Values will vary according to your company status and accounts, please check with your accountant.)

1 unlimited hot-desk space in our business incubator Use of a work space during business hours at D&A Gardyne Campus.
Day venue hire 8 hours which can be reserved on a half-day/daily basis - subject to availability, includes meeting rooms and lecture theatres up to 100 people, catering not included.
Online promotion of your company & projects Our website and social media campaigns will acknowledge sponsors, sponsors' projects where appropriate, and take any opportunistic action to promote sponsors eg tagging in a response or inserting a link to sponsor website. The college will also endeavour to promote sponsors in any press coverage where possible. Sponsor logo will be on a physical and virtual "Sponsor Wall".
Member of Advisory Forum The Member Advisory Forum is a platform to facilitate communication between industry and business with college curriculum development and the education sector to influence and align the future workforce as well as employment and productivity of the Tayside region. 
Invitations to networking events The college has a wide variety of events from our annual fashion show, exhibitions, external stakeholder events, conference events, as well as a presence at significant external events e.g. Dundee Flower and Food Festival and Gardening Scotland, that our sponsors may be invited to and meet other stakeholders and guests. 
Dedicated Skills Development Advisor Our Skills Development Advisors will work with sponsors two-fold, firstly by advising on skills requirements, and secondly by discussing a short, mid, and long-term staff development and productivity plan with the company HR representative. They can also advise on training opportunities, seminars, and workshops, many of which may be free of charge, to support your existing workforce.
Bespoke training days** A 6 hour tailored staff training programme on a half-day/daily basis.
Programme includes training materials and in some cases accreditation, certification and registration will be included. Venue can be at our Arbroath, Gardyne, Kingsway campuses, or at an external venue within the Tayside region. To see what areas and disciplines we can cover, please view our Business Course Finder
Corporate away day or AGM *
An 8 hour venue hire in an appropriate space with audio-visual equipment. Reservation on a half-day/daily basis, subject to availability, up to 100 people, catering not included. A team-building or sporting activity (2 hours maximum) can be provided including supervision if necessary.   
Sponsorship status at two events *
Sponsor status includes sponsor branding on all event material (e.g. brochure, emails, invitations, prizes), participation at event (e.g. presentation of a prize, keynote speaker or judge), participation in all social media and online activity prior to and after the event (e.g. interview on the website or Twitter campaign). Potential events include Enterprise Dragons, D&A Fashion Show, D&A@Gardening Scotland, ChocolaTay and Sports Union events. 
Participation at networking events *
Same as invitation to events above, but with active sponsor involvement e.g. by having sponsor promotional material at the event, a banner, or a competition in the sponsor's name. The participation would be agreed prior to the event and developed with the sponsor to achieve their objectives. 
* only available for Associate and Executive Partners
** Limited to 1 day for a Partner / 2 days for Associate and Executive Partners