Page Overview: Corporate Sponsorship


Application Process.

Requests are reviewed on an ongoing basis. Please allow up to 60 days for a reply. To be considered for a donation or sponsorship, BMW requires completion of an online application that includes the following components:

  • Name and contact information
  • Description of the organization, including a mission statement, history of the organization and services provided 
  • Date of event (if applicable)
  • Event timeline, including deadline for event materials (if applicable)
  • Event sponsorship levels and benefits (if applicable), including:
    • Marketing/promotional plans    
    • List of committed event sponsors to date (including media)
    • Other sources of funding
  • History of previous support by BMW Manufacturing
  • Description of any volunteer involvement by BMW Manufacturing associates


Selection process.

Applicants will be notified via email as to the outcome of their request within 60 days of receipt of their request. All funding decisions are final.

Please limit your request to once per calendar year and include and prioritize all funding items for the year.

PLEASE NOTE: BMW Manufacturing does not sponsor professional, semi-professional or recreational sports teams or leagues, political candidates or their campaigns, fraternities, sororities, or beauty pageants.   

Eligible organizations must be a 501(c)3 or 501(c)6 registered in South Carolina.