Tech Tour

CBIC Tech Tour is excited to offer the following underwriting opportunities to local companies who want to partner with us in providing this experience to local students. Companies that are not able to host or provide tours often help by sponsoring to ensure that the local community still has the chance to benefit from this innovative opportunity for our young entrepreneurs.

Tech Tour Patron Level (Level 5) - $10,000 (1 Available)

In addition to receiving the benefits outlined in the lower levels of sponsorship, the Tour Patron receives:

  • Attribution as exclusive funding source for one $2500 CBIC Student Scholarship to be awarded in 2017
  • Invitation to participate in media events
  • Company logo printed on student scholarship award

Platinum Sponsor Level (Level 4) - $5,000 (2 Spots Available)

In addition to all of the benefits outlined in Levels 1, 2 and 3, Platinum Sponsors receive:

  • Shared attribution for 2017 CBIC Student Scholarship awards
  • Invitation to personally participate at Tech Tour event kick off
  • Prominent placement of large company logo on event promotion displays, CBIC Tech Tour web site and additional communications

Gold Sponsor Level (Level 3) - $2,500 - (5 Spots available)

In addition to all of the benefits outlined in Levels 1 and 2, Gold Sponsors receive:

  • Preferred placement of medium company logo on event promotion displays, CBIC Tech Tour web site and additional communications

Silver Sponsor Level (Level 2) - $1,500 - (10 spots available)

In addition to all of the benefits outlined in Level 1, Silver Sponsors receive:

  • Placement of small company logo on event promotion displays
  • Placement of small company logo on CBIC Tech Tour web site and Communications

Bronze Sponsor Level (Level 1) - $500 - 40 Spots Available

  • Company listing on event promotion displays and e-newsletter
  • Company listing on CBIC Tech Tour web site
  • CBIC Tech Tour Sponsor window sticker

Additional ways to provide support

In addition to the various sponsorship opportunities and packages we offer, the Tech Tour also has a need for the following:

  • Tech Tour also needs donations for snacks, lunches, and
  • Branded products with company logos as take-aways for participating students.

For more information about participating in Tech Tour, contact Tracey Greene at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Tech Tour Sponsors

  • Ting
  • Innovation PolicyWorks
  • Elder Research
  • Data Science Institute
  • Astraea
  • Albemarle County Economic Development
  • CoshXLabs
  • WillowTree
  • Lexis Nexis
  • Neoventus
  • Virga Ventures
  • Afton Scientific
  • National Optronics
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College
  •  City of Charlottesville
  • Grit Coffee