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sponsor

1. a legislator who presents and supports a bill, motion, etc.
2. 
a. an authorized witness who makes the required promises on behalf of a person to be baptized and thereafter assumes responsibility for his Christian upbringing
b. a person who presents a candidate for confirmation

sponsor

[′spän·sər]
(communications)
The advertiser who pays part or all of the cost of a television or radio program.
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The decision about who advances is made by more than one person, so if you have more than one sponsor, it really increases the chances that you will get the nod.
The VCP enables the sponsor of a qualified plan, at any time prior to an IRS audit, to voluntarily disclose qualification failures it has discovered to the IRS, pay a limited fee and receive approval for correction.
The plan sponsor also must make sure that the work is done in a timely fashion.
With respect to TEI's 2004 Midyear Conference, 34 firms became sponsors of the Midyear Conference, 18 of which maintained exhibits during the conference.
So Narducci and organizers of gay pride events across the country are lining up corporate sponsors to help foot the bills.
This active group has redefined itself to improve services to both members and sponsors.
The sponsor also needs to analyze the capital structure of both organizations to determine the available sources of funds to cover the fair compensation to policyholders, as well as other acquisition costs.
However, if in return for a payment, an exempt organization agrees not to sell products or services that compete with the sponsor's, the sponsor will have a substantial return benefit.
The first formal military sponsor program began in 1947.
Not-for-profit Organisation of the Year (Regional Final Only) Opportunity to Sponsor | Best Creative Business (Regional Final Only) - Opportunity to Sponsor.
To become a sponsor contact Kirsty Tarn, events manager on 0191 201 6072.