Partner In Education

Looking for a way to capture the attention of school audiences?

Traverse City Area Public Schools offers local businesses/organizations the opportunity to purchase sponsor space at various TCAPS schools and facilities. Share your message on these tastefully displayed signs and banners while supporting students and education.

Sponsor space is available at Thirlby Field stadium, TCAPS middle schools and high schools, and the Lars Hockstad Auditorium located in Central Grade School.

Sponsor Space Options

For more information on purchasing space, contact Karyn Hertel at 231.933.5654 or

  • Thirlby Field Banners - Reach thousands of loyal fans and community members who drive past Thirlby Field Stadium every day! Outdoor signage of varying sizes and locations throughout the stadium is available. All Thirlby sponsor spaces come with live sponsor mention at all TCAPS home Varsity games. Purchase a Major or Title banner to also receive 10-15 announcements at all TCAPS home Varsity games.
  • On-Campus Signs - Share your message on tastefully displayed signs located inside TCAPS middle schools, high schools, and Lars Hockstad Auditorium (venue of the Traverse City Film Festival).
  • Independent On-Campus Signs - Signage of varying sizes and locations are available at TCAPS middle schools and high schools. Options include: banners, window decals, bleachers, parking lot light and flag poles, columns, floors, overhead, dug outs, fence scrim, trophy cases, etc. Ask to view our idea booklet.
  • EverywhereUGO® - Signs are featured in “waiting” areas (restrooms/drinking fountains) and capture distraction-free attention for longer than any other medium. As a Partner in Education, EverywhereUGO donates 50% of all sales back to TCAPS. Signs are 8″x11″. Contact Brenda Welch at 231.932.5646 or for more information.