Bays and Bayous


Become a sponsor of the 2016 Mississippi-Alabama Bays and Bayous Symposium!

Show your support for our coastal resources in the northern Gulf and the science-based efforts of the students and professionals working to sustain them.

A sponsorship/vendor form can be downloaded here.

Sponsors may pay sponsorship invoices by credit card using this link.

Sponsorships are available at several levels, for a particular part of the event or for a vendor booth only. Please see the information below, and contact Brandi Clarke at or 228-818-8836 for details.

Sponsorship Levels
$10,000 – Platinum (includes 16 complimentary registrations)
$5,000 – Gold (includes 8 complimentary registrations)
$2,500 – Silver (includes 4 complimentary registrations)
$1,000 – Bronze (includes 2 complimentary registrations)
$500 – Copper (includes 1 complimentary registration)
All of the above sponsors receive:
Acknowledgement on all symposium materials (program, website and symposium published CD proceedings)
Logo displayed on Conference Banner
8 x 10 vendor booth space
8-foot table with tablecloth, skirting and 2 chairs
Additional Sponsorship opportunities (includes individual Logo Banner and 8 complimentary registrations)
Breakfast – $6,000 per day (Day 1 and/or Day 2)
Lunch – $10,000 per day (Day 1 and/or Day 2)
Reception – $12,000 (Wednesday evening)

$250 vendor fee includes 8-foot-by-10-foot booth space, two chairs, an 8-foot table with tablecloth & skirting, 110 hook-up and 1 complimentary registration. Vendors may not sell anything. Only handouts and informational displays are allowed.

Booth Set-Up

You can set up your booth between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 29, the day before the event. Or, you can set up any time after 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 29. Please be aware that overnight security is not provided.

You will expected to have all items removed as soon as possible after the event ends at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday. You can view an agenda for the event here.


Thanks to our sponsors!

$10,000 – Platinum

$5,000 – Gold


$2,500 – Silver


$1,000 – Bronze

$500 – Copper