Welcome to the European Sponsorship Association - the voice of the sponsorship industry across Europe

As a membership association, the European Sponsorship Association (ESA) focuses on promoting best practice and raising industry standards. Its many activities, which include policy, governance and corporate responsibility, education and training, information, networking and the ESA Awards, all have these goals as their core objectives.

ESA's reach encompasses all types of sponsorship activity from sport, broadcast, education, the arts and culture through to environment and the community.

Further details of all our activities can be found within these pages.

Karen Earl, Chairman

Join Us
For details on how to join ESA, call us on on +44 (0) 20 8390 3311 or send us an email.

For details about current membership rates, please click here.

Job Opportunities

ESA News »
New Belgian Sponsorship Awards announced
(3 July 2014)
ESA releases 2013 European Sponsorship figures
(2 July 2014)
GlobalSportsJobs launches bespoke French language platform
(18 June 2014)
Changing consumer behaviours and attitudes to the World Cup
(12 June 2014)
ESA responds to Irish consultation on alcohol sponsorship
(12 June 2014)

ESA Events and Meetings »

1 July 2014: 2015 Diploma enrolment opens

11 September 2014: Entries open for 2014 ESA Excellence Awards

24 September 2014: ESA Rights Holder Briefing – Your Customer is My Customer: the creation of a genuine partnership model?

2 December 2014: ESA Diploma Graduation Ceremony



ESA Sponsorship Summit