General Sponsors

As a free festival the Albany International Folk and Shanty Festival relies on grant funding and sponsorship in order to run the festival each year.The festival is always looking for new sponsors.  To make the process of sponsoring the festival a simple as possible we have developed 3 tiers of sponsorship.  Each tier has a minimum sponsorship level,  however we are always happy to accept more than the minimum amount required.Sponsorship can be cash donations, goods or services in kind or a mix of cash and goods or services. Payment can be made directly by our secure payment gateway or via bank transfer.
GOLD SPONSORSHIP
Cost of Sponsorship• A minimum of $1000.• Sponsorship may be cash, goods or services in kind or a mix of cash and in kind.Benefit• Added to the website under out sponsors page, includes logo (400px x400px) and link to the URL of your choice.• Acknowledgment at the opening ceremony.• Logo displayed on the festival banner.• Logo included in the printed program.• A guarantee of two tickets to either the Friday night at the AEC or Saturday night at the boatshed.
SILVER SPONSORSHIP
Cost of Sponsorship• A minimum of $500.• Sponsorship may be cash, goods or services in kind or a mix of cash and in kind.Benefit• Added to the website under out sponsors page, includes logo (300px x300px) and link to the URL of your choice.• Acknowledgment at the opening ceremony.• Logo displayed on the festival banner.• Logo included in the printed program.
BRONZE SPONSORSHIP
Cost of Sponsorship• A minimum of $250.• Sponsorship may be cash, goods or services in kind or a mix of cash and in kind.Benefit• Added to the website under out sponsors page, includes logo (200px x200px) and link to the URL of your choice.• Logo displayed on the festival banner.• Logo included in the printed program.
Conditions• Applications must be submitted online• Cash sponsorship can be used to cover festival expenses.• The expenditure of sponsorship funds is at the discretion of the Albany Folk and Shanty festival committee.• Payment can be made by credit card online or bank payment.• Sponsorship will be confirmed on receipt of payment.• A copy of the festival accounts will be made available to sponsors following their completion post festival.

Online Sponsorship Application