Support the Rockville Science Center

Join us to open doors into the cutting-edge theoretical and applied science work that is ongoing at our laboratories, universities, research centers, and businesses. Help us to build the Rockville Science Center.

BECOME A MEMBER

Your support is vital to help grow and sustain our education and outreach programs and will also help us to make a facility for the Rockville Science Center a reality. We offer tax-deductible individual, family and corporate memberships, and also corporate sponsorships. Memberships come with these benefits:

  • Monthly Rockville Science Center E-Newsletter delivered to your inbox
  • Invitation to Annual Appreciation Reception
  • Free admission to Member-Only Explorations! Field Trips
  • (Corporate Memberships) Listing on our website Donors & Sponsors Appreciation page

Here are the details of each membership and donor plan:

Membership Type Cost per Year # of Members
INDIVIDUAL $20 One person Print form & mail

Join & pay online
FAMILY $40 Parents and children under 18 residing in same household Print form & mail

Join & pay online
CORPORATE $100 Two, to distribute to company employees Print form & mail

Join & pay online
DONOR Any One, for any amount over $40 Print form & mail

Donate online

SPONSORSHIP

All corporate sponsors will be named on the Partners page on the Rockville Science Center’s website. CLICK HERE to learn more about our Corporate Sponsorship opportunities.

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS 

Bronze Sponsor – Technician – $1,000
Silver Sponsor – Research Associate – $2,500
Gold Sponsor – Scientist – $5,000
Platinum Sponsor – Technologist – $10,000
Diamond Sponsor – Chief Scientist – $25,000+

2016 SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE BENEFITS

Donor

  • Individual, business, or foundation interested in supporting the work of the Rockville Science Center in addition to or instead of a membership
  • Donors who contribute more than $50 will be listed on the Donor and Sponsor Appreciation page on the Rockville Science Center’s website.
  • Monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter

Bronze Sponsor – Technician – $1,000

  • Two Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships, or one Corporate Membership as appropriate
  • Monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter
  • Listing on the Sponsor Appreciation page on the Rockville Science Center website
  • Invitation to Annual Appreciation Reception for designated members
  • Invitation to Member-only events & activities for designated members or corporate representative

Silver Sponsor – Research Associate – $2,500

  • Up to four Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships or one Rockville Science Center Corporate Membership and two Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships to distribute to company employee(s)
  • Listing on the Sponsor Appreciation page on the Rockville Science Center website
  • Monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter
  • Listing in monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter
  • Invitation to Annual Appreciation Reception for designated members
  • Invitation to the Member-only events & activities for designated members and/or corporate representative

Gold Sponsor – Scientist – $5,000

  • Up to eight Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships or one Rockville Science Center Corporate Membership and six Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships to distribute to company employee(s)
  • Listing on the Sponsors Appreciation page on the Rockville Science Center’s website
  • Listing in monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter
  • Business logo, if applicable, on the Rockville Science Center website will hyperlink directly to business logo
  • Invitation to Annual Appreciation Reception for designated members
  • Invitation to the Member-only events & activities for designated members and/or corporate representatives

Platinum Sponsor – Technologist – $10,000

  • Up to eight Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships or one Rockville Science Center Corporate Membership and six Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships to distribute to company employee(s)
  • Discount of 20% on Rockville Science Center memberships for employees of corporate members
    Monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter
  • Listing on the Sponsors Appreciation page on the Rockville Science Center’s website and, if applicable, business name hyperlinked to business website
  • Listing in monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter
  • Business logo, if applicable, on the Rockville Science Center website will hyperlink directly to business logo
  • Invitation to Annual Appreciation Reception for the individual and family members
  • Special recognition at Annual Appreciation Reception
  • Invitation to the Member-only events & activities for designated members or corporate representative

Diamond Sponsor – Chief Scientist – $25,000+

  • Up to eight Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships or one Rockville Science Center Corporate Membership and six Rockville Science Center Individual Memberships to distribute to company employee(s)
  • Discount of 25% on Rockville Science Center memberships for employees or corporate members
  • Listed on the Sponsors Appreciation page on the Rockville Science Center’s website and, if applicable, business name hyperlinked to business website
  • Listing in monthly Rockville Science Center e-newsletter
  • Business logo, if applicable, on the Rockville Science Center website will hyperlink directly to business logo
  • Special recognition at Annual Appreciation Reception
  • Invitation to Annual Appreciation Reception for the designated members
  • Invitation to the Member-only events & activities for the designated members and/or corporate representatives

We are grateful for the generous support of each and every donor. Thank you for helping us to celebrate science every day!

Rockville Science Center, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit. All donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Please consult your tax advisor for advice. We will acknowledge all contributions.