Align with Your Target Market

Choose to partner with EDUCAUSE to expose your brand, industry knowledge, and thought leadership to our specialized higher ed IT communities. Sponsorship opportunities exist in the following areas:

Showcase Series & Programs
Scholarships & Awards

Interested in exhibiting, presenting, or sponsoring opportunities at EDUCAUSE conferences and events? Visit our Conferences page.

For pricing and availability, please call 303-939-0326 or contact [email protected].



New—Showcase Series and Program-Level Sponsorships

Showcase Series


EDUCAUSE has recently launched a new high-visibility, Showcase Series that spotlights some of the most urgent issues in higher education and how the corporate community can help. These exclusive opportunities provide a unique way for your organization to be part of important conversations taking place in higher education IT, and offer never-before-seen thought leadership and branding opportunities. Upcoming topics and launch dates include:

  • Engaging Students by Design | April 5
  • Looking Beyond Technology for Inclusive Student Success | April 26
  • Cybersecurity Turned Inside Out | June 7
  • Why Analytics is Your Superhero | August 9
  • How Digital Transformation Powers the Post-Pandemic Institution | September 20
  • The Future is Here: Your 2022 Planning Guide | December 6

View an example of our recent showcase on Looking Beyond Technology for Inclusive Student Success. For additional information such as sponsorship inclusions and benefits, download the details below.



EDUCAUSE Showcase Series

Target: 67,000+ higher ed IT and teaching and learning professionals


Program-Level Sponsorships


A limited number of organizations can sponsor our entire (ELI) Teaching and Learning Program or Digital Transformation (Dx) experience on an ongoing basis. This is one of the most comprehensive ways to deeply engage with some of our largest communities and hot topics.

(ELI) Teaching and Learning Program

Some of the benefits include:

  • Prominent brand recognition across the Teaching and Learning Program web hub
  • Weekly exposure in our Teaching and Learning newsletter, which reaches 21,000 teaching and learning professionals
  • Significant involvement in one of our most popular research reports—the 2022 EDUCAUSE Horizon Report | Teaching and Learning Edition (the 2020 report has been downloaded and viewed tens of thousands of times since it was published)
  • Additional thought leadership and advertising benefits

Digital Transformation Experience

Some of the benefits include:

  • Prominent brand recognition across our new microsite
  • Recognition in major email announcements, which reach 60,000 higher ed leaders and professionals
  • Opportunity to participate in the next installment of our new Showcase Series, How Digital Transformation Powers the Post-Pandemic Institution, launching September 20






Industry and Campus Webinars

Highlight your industry expertise

Conduct a webinar on a topic that positions your company as a thought leader with a partner from a higher education institution or panel of up to three.


  • Set up a web page and registration, and collect your content
  • Provide a presenter walk-through and moderate the webinar
  • Promote the series via email and social media channels
  • Archive your webinar recording in the EDUCAUSE Library

For additional information such as features and benefits, as well as deadlines and next steps, download the details below.

Find Out More

Industry Webinar Sponsorship

Target: 60,000+ higher ed IT, teaching and learning, and other campus professionals




Annual EDUCAUSE Research

Associate your brand with trusted benchmarking data

The higher ed IT community turns year-round to EDUCAUSE for the latest findings on students and faculty technology experiences, emerging technologies like extended reality, and industry-shaping trends like data analytics.

Sponsor our signature research to be part of the latest issues and trends in higher education. Exposure is extended through higher education media and partner publications.

Email to Discuss Options

Regularly recurring EDUCAUSE research may include products like: The Top IT Issues, Technologies, and Trends; studies on student and faculty technology experiences; IT Workforce in Higher Education; among others.


Annual Research Sponsorship

Target: 67,000+ higher ed IT and teaching and learning professionals



Custom Research Studies

Collaborate with EDUCAUSE and the higher education community

We work with you to design, conduct, summarize, and visualize a custom study, program, or analysis, and also promote it to the higher ed community and media. A limited number of custom research studies are available each year.

We're exploring several interesting topics already, including:

  • Data Privacy
  • Machine Learning
  • Esports
  • Students in a New World

Email to Discuss Options

Custom Research Opportunity

Target: 67,000+ higher ed IT and teaching and learning professionals


HP has been partnering with EDUCAUSE over the last two years to investigate the emerging field of XR technology use at institutions around the world. Together we've published two custom research reports, garnering media coverage in Forbes, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Inside Higher Ed, EdSurge, and Campus Technology, and been consumed over 15,000 times.


Scholarships and Awards

Scholarship Program

Be recognized for your support

EDUCAUSE Scholarships are an extension of our commitment to those who lead, manage, and use information technology to shape strategic IT decisions at every level within higher education. Awards are made on an annual basis and preference is given to underserved individuals at financially challenged institutions.

Learn About Our Scholarships


Scholarship Sponsorship Opportunity

Target: 67,000+ higher ed IT and teaching and learning professionals


EDUCAUSE Awards Sold

Invest in leaders

When you choose to sponsor our awards, your organization is investing in our community members' accomplishments. You become part of honoring exemplary leaders who: progress the theory and practice of information technology in higher education; actively volunteer; advance diversity, equity, and inclusion; and demonstrate ongoing, exceptional professional growth and contributions.

Recognize Leaders


Programs and Award Sponsorship

Target: Up to 67,000 higher ed IT and teaching and learning professionals


Target numbers may be subject to change.


Contact Information

Carolyn Colman
Senior Manager, Membership Development
[email protected]

Che DeMarco
Membership Development Specialist
[email protected]