More than 600 business, industry and labor sponsors actively support SkillsUSA at the national level through financial aid, in-kind contributions, and involvement of their people in SkillsUSA activities. At the state level, you can provide conference support through monetary sponsorship, in-kind donations, prizes for the medalists, contest supplies/materials, scholarships, coordinating a contest, providing judges, or sponsoring luncheons for the state officers or advisors. It’s really up to you!
Over 2300 people attended the 2019 SkillsUSA Nebraska Leadership and Skills Conference including over 1700 high school and college technical students and advisors. Students participated in over 140 hands-on skill and leadership contests. The 2020 state conference is set for April 2-4, 2020, at Heartland Events Center & Fonner Park in Grand Island. Save the date and come see us in action!
Your investment in SkillsUSA Nebraska and the state competition supports quality experiences for the students and provides an opportunity for instructors, family, and young people to witness the passion and commitment of the next generation workforce. SkillsUSA partners are supporters of career and technical education. Our partners have an opportunity for input into skill training, a chance to recruit top technical students and the opportunity to empower our members to become world-class workers, leaders, and responsible American citizens.
Our partners are recognized by having made contributions through monetary sponsorship, in-kind donations, and volunteerism. We are truly grateful to have such strong support from our business and industry partners. We have such an exciting year ahead as we continue to provide amazing opportunities for our students to showcase their skills. SkillsUSA Nebraska is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
|PLATINUM PARTNER $15,000 – $20,000+|
|GOLD PARTNER $10,000-$14,999|
|SILVER PARTNER $5,000-$9,999|
|BRONZE PARTNER $2,500-$4,999|
|CONTRIBUTOR / EXHIBITOR $500-$1,000|
State Conference exhibitor booths are $500, include one 8’ table with 2 chairs, and will be located within the main competition area giving you greater access to students, families, and visitors observing the competitions. Payment instructions are listed in the above sponsorship information or click the “Buy Now” button if you would like to use PayPal or a Debit/Credit Card to confirm an exhibitor booth.
Thank you to our 2019-2020 Partners!
Complete list of all of our 2019 partners
|Altec Industries||ACE Hardware||Kingery Construction Company||KAN Equipment||Ty’s Outdoor Power & Service|
|Asylum Cycles||AGC- NE Bldg. Chapter||Lincoln Electric||Northeast Community College||Total Tool Supply, Inc.|
|B Street Auto||Bakers Candies||Beaver Creek Marketing||Northeast Community College||T.C. Enck Builders, Inc.|
|Bosselman||Grand Island Convention & Visitors Bureau||Lincoln Electric Systems||Nebraska Truck Center, Inc.||The Culinary Institute of America|
|Bouwens Plumbing, Inc.||Grand Island Fire Department Station #1||Lowe’s||Nucor Detailing Center||University of Nebraska – Kearney|
|Brodd’s Small Engine||Grand Island Police Department||Lincoln Tech||Nebraska Trucking Association||UNK Industrial Distribution|
|Boarders||Get Into Energy||Lacy Construction Company||NMC||US Foods|
|Chief Industries, Inc.||Grass USA||Lilienthal Cabinet, Inc.||Nebraska Public Power District||Valmont Industries, Inc.|
|CHI Health Saint Francis Medical Center||Heartland Events Center & Fonner Park||Lozier||PHCC of Nebraska||Wayne State College|
|Career Pathways Institute||Hornady Manufacturing||Metro Community College||Personal Automotive Services||Western Nebraska Community College|
|Conductix-Wampfler, Inc.||Hawkins||Mead Lumber||Ramada Midtown||Werner Enterprises|
|Central Community College||IA NE Equipment Dealers Association||Matheson||Riekes Equipment|
|Central Nebraska Home Builders Association||IES Commercial & Industrial||Miller Electric Manufacturing Co.||Red Wing Shoes|
|Central States Group||Inland Truck Repair and Service||Malco Tools||Salon Centric|
|Christensen Concrete Products||Intermountain Wood Products||MetalQuest Unlimited||Snap-On|
|Drake-Williams Steel||Interstates||Murphy Tractor & Equipment Company||Southeast Community College|
|Dramco Tool Company, Inc.||Iris Photography Studios||Mainstay Suites||Sunbelt Rentals|
|Enterprise Holdings Foundation||Island Supply Welding Company||Nebraska Air National Guard||Nebraska Energy Workforce Consortium|
|Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation||Jerry’s Sheet Metal Heating-Cooling, Inc.||Nebraska Home Builders Association||Shop-Pro Equipment|
|Grand Island Chamber of Commerce||Keystone Automotive||Nebraska National Guard||Super Saver|
|Grand Island Clinic||Kawasaki||National Utility Contractors Association of Nebraska||Titan Machinery|