Levels of Team Sponsorship
Queen Bee $5,000 (Lead Event Underwriter)
Includes 3-person team, pre-event dinner, 4 free guest passes, logo prominently displayed on all advertising and event material, recognition as lead underwriter, and logo on Pearland ISD Education Foundation website
Honey Bee $2,500 (Lead Sponsor)
Includes 3-person team, pre-event dinner, 3 free guest passes, logo displayed on all advertising and event material
Busy Bee $1,000 (Event Sponsor)
Includes 3-person team, pre-event dinner, 3 free guest passes, and name on all advertising and event material
Worker Bees $500 (Team only - Limited number available)
Includes 3-person team, pre-event dinner, and name on all advertising and event material
Sponsorship may be matched with a rousing hive of Pearland ISD employees or sponsor may present their own team of spellers. Sponsors invited to pre-event dinner to be held at 6:00 p.m. Teams review competition rules during pre-event dinner.
Colony Levels of Support
Show your support for the spelling bee and all participating teams through these additional sponsorship opportunities:
$250 - Sponsor a Word
Sponsor a spelling word to be read during the championship round; the sponsor will be recognized on website and when the word is read (e.g., “The word ‘orthodontist’ is sponsored by Dr. Dawson Eagle”)
$150 - Sponsor a Letter
Sponsor a letter and receive appropriate signage at the event and on website (e.g., “The letter ‘O’ is sponsored by Dr. Derrick Oiler, Orthodontist”)
Purchase "lifelines" for teams (cannot be used in championship round; teams may purchase lifelines for themselves):
$100 - "Stinger" Pass
Can be used to pass a difficult word to another team; teams may buy only 1 Stinger pass
$75 - "Fly Over"
Can be used to skip a word; teams may buy only 1 Fly Over pass
$50 - "Spell Check"
Gives the team a second chance to correct a misspelled word; teams can use a max of 1