Academic Patron: Levels of Support

Core

$3,000 annually

Core is the most accessible level of patronage. We're grateful for the support, and provide numerous benefits to your faculty, staff, and students.

Bronze

$5,000 annually

Bronze Patrons receive IndieCade's gratitude for their generous support, along with many benefits that engage their faculty, staff, and students with IndieCade's community.

Silver

$10,000 annually

Our Silver academic Patrons are treasured annual supporters and active partners of IndieCade, and their faculty, staff, and students enjoy every form of benefit available to Patrons.

Gold

$15,000 annually

Gold Patronage is the top level of annual support for IndieCade. It comes with the highest level of benefits for your faculty, staff, and students, and provides the school the most visibility across our yearly activities.

Questions about becoming an Academic Patron?
Email us at members@indiecade.com 

Compare Academic Patron Benefits

Core Bronze Silver Gold
Annual Cost $3,000 $5,000 $10,000 $15,000
Logo & Branding
Logo Placement Top Tier Logo Placement
Logo/Presence Duration (website) One Quarter Two Quarters Full Year Full Year
Logo/Presence Duration (newsletters, various social media advertisements & acknowledgements) One Quarter Two Quarters Full Year Full Year
Reach & Marketing
Website presence Descriptions, links, and ability to download program brochure on IndieCade site Descriptions, links, and ability to download program brochure on IndieCade site Full webpage/section build out Full webpage/section build out
Additional web presence Web page(s) presence for student work and links to student games on IndieCade site
Website presence duration One Quarter Two Quarters Full Year Full Year
Dedicated Newsletter Patron Section One per year Two per year
Presence at an Online IndieCade event Option to select one of IndieCade's four quarterly events All four quarterly events, including the main Festival All four quarterly events, including the main Festival and optional opportunities for additional special events
Presence at in person IndieCade event Opportunity to select one event as become available Opportunity to select one event as become available Opportunity for all events as become available
Streaming opportunities
Submissions
Complimentary submissions 2 5
Discount on submissions for students and/or faculty 20% 20% 20% 20%
Submissions extension
Written game submissions feedback Up to 2 reviews Up to 5 reviews
Ticketing & Access
Faculty All-Access tickets/passes 1 2 4 8
Student passes (online) 10 20 40 80
Student passes (in person) 1 2 4 8
Early Registration access
Member Quarterly Subscriptions (can include special offers) 1 subscription 2 subscriptions 3 subscriptions 6 subscriptions
VIP Upgrades / skip the line
Playtesting & Sessions
Invitation for students to participate in all playtesting events
Academic Session (online lab tour/ academic game show/etc..) Participation in academic game show at fall festival Participation in academic game show at fall festival Participation in academic game show at fall festival
Master Classes
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