Financial Support

Whether your goal is to increase exposure or support the Center’s mission to promote and support manufacturing statewide, the Minnesota State Manufacturing Center of Excellence offers a wide range of sponsorship offerings that will maximize your return on investment.

Sponsors and donors will gain premium exposure to a targeted group of manufacturing professionals and statewide partners.

Support the next generation, Sponsor or Donate Today by filling out the form below:


Highlight the presence of your company at the event by showcasing your brand in a high traffic area.
Receive recognition and visibility for showcasing your brand supporting the solution of addressing promotion of manufacturing careers.


Support youth manufacturing career exposure events.
Connect with an audience before, during and after the event.
These innovative outreach programs demonstrate a strong commitment from manufacturing companies to give back to the communities they serve

 Lead Generation

Receive measurable and meaningful ROI by obtaining exposure for supporting our mission and gain and students’ interest in employment opportunities.
Enhance your company’s brand recognition and image while fostering relationships with key and prospective customers.

Sponsored Alignment

Reach a captive target audience and align your brand with industry experts.
Speaking opportunities
Integrate your message into the event and reach a highly targeted audience.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in any of the following sponsorship opportunities? Contact us to get started.
Center Staff to contact.
Jeremy Leffelman,, 218-755-4222
Jaimee Meyer, jaimee.meyer@minnstate.edu218-755-2206
Kris Williams, kris.williams@minnstate.edu218-755-2209

Our industry partnerships are critical to our success in providing innovative programs and resources to recruit the future workforce in manufacturing.”   Jeremy Leffelman