Become a Sponsor

To learn more about becoming a sponsor, contact John Grant at John.T.Grant@espn.com.

Air Force Reserve

There are many exciting part-time Air Force Reserve jobs which allow Reserve Citizen Airmen to advance their civilian careers or continue their educations while serving close to home. College Tuition Assistance and signing bonuses up to $20,000 are available for specific jobs. Go to AFReserve.com or call 800-257-1212 for more information on how you can Start Your Adventure with the Air Force Reserve.



At McDonald's, we’re proud of the way we're creating an experience to remember: reaching customers wherever they are and innovating new tastes and choices, while staying true to customer favorites.

Modern service. Personal engagement. Great-tasting burgers and fries. Building on our commitments to our people, our communities and our world.

SunTrust Bank

We are an organization driven by purpose and a personal touch. We are passionate about Lighting the Way to Financial Well-Being by helping clients, teammates and communities achieve financial confidence. As one of the nation's largest and strongest financial services companies, we offer a full suite of products and services designed to meet the needs of our consumer, business, corporate and institutional clients. We know that financial stress is prevalent in America, across all income levels. That’s why we launched the onUp Movement — to inspire everyone to take a step and move from financial stress to confidence. You can’t fully enjoy life if you are worried about money. Ready to get started? Join the Movement—we’re here to help.

Honda Generators

Honda Portable Power Systems offer homeowners a superior home back-up alternative. Now, when the power goes out, you can count on your Honda generator and HP2S to be at the ready.



Macy’s, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier retailers. With fiscal 2017 sales of $24.837 billion and approximately 130,000 employees, the company operates more than 690 department stores under the nameplates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s, and approximately 160 specialty stores that include Bloomingdale’s The Outlet, Bluemercury and Macy’s Backstage.

Mutt & Jeff Porkskins


Mutt & Jeff Porkskins is a small, family-owned business that takes great pride and care in the quality and taste of our products.  For more than 40 years Mutt & Jeff Porkskins has delivered on delicious.

Snack today at www.muttandjeffporkskins.com



ATL Airport District


In the shadow of the world's busiest airport, just 10 minutes from the bright lights and hustle of Atlanta, you'll find ATL Airport District, one of the South's premiere destinations for business meetings, large and small, provides businesses and meeting planners unique and valuable advantages in efficiency and convenience.


Georgia International Convention Center

The Georgia International Convention Center is Metro Atlanta’s newest and second largest convention center. Located adjacent to Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The facility features more than 400,000 total square feet. First class in-house catering by CulinAero, by Poof of the Puddings. The unconventional convention center - GICC.

Atlanta Convention & Visitor's Bureau

Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) is the official destination marketing organization for the city and serves to favorably impact Atlanta’s economy through conventions and tourism. ACVB acts as the liaison between meeting planners, tour operators and more than 850 member organizations to support Atlanta's $15 billion hospitality industry and generate nearly 51 million visitors each year.


Aerotropolis Atlanta

Working closely together, Aerotropolis Atlanta Alliance is a public-private partnership of corporations, non-profits and local municipalities in the vicinity of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). AeroATL Alliance focuses on regional economic competitiveness by attracting corporate investment and development through its ecosystem of partnership and collaboration.


Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance


The mission of the Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance is to serve as an advocate for HBCU Alumni Associations by supporting the mission of HBCUs through scholarship fundraising, alumni reclamation and student recruitment in addition to aligning with the National HBCU Alumni Alliances by supporting and participating in programs that promote higher education, encourage healthy living, and fighting hunger.




Graphic Designer - MandelaMade


MandelaMade is proud to support this year's MEAC/SWAC Challenge and Celebration Bowl with dynamic graphic design solutions. Understanding the importance of both perception and awareness and combining that with bold, immersive, and fundamental design, MandelaMade strives to maximize the brand promotion of athletic organizations and events. For more information and to see some of the work that we've completed, feel free to visit www.MandelaMade.com.