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sponsor

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An individual, company, institution or organisation responsible for initiating and managing a clinical trial; it may or may not be the main funding body. A corporation or agency whose employees conduct a clinical trial is considered a sponsor; the employees are considered investigators.

sponsor

(spon′sŏr) [L. fr. spondere, to promise]
1. A mentor or supporter.
2. An individual or an organization providing the financial backing for a clinic, hospital, medical mission, professorship, or research study.
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A sponsor is a high-level individual in the organization who has taken a personal interest in shepherding another individual's career, but sometimes you don't even know who your sponsor is," says Weaver-Coleman.
THE VCP ENABLES RETIREMENT PLAN SPONSORS, at any time prior to an IRS audit, to voluntarily disclose qualification failures they've discovered, pay a fee and receive approval for correction.
The trust between CPAs and their clients, however, gives CPAs an opportunity to help plan sponsors understand the goals of pension laws so that their clients can find ways to shape their business practices to meet those goals.
As we grow, the only place in our budget we can grow to keep the event fun and safe is through the sponsors.
In total, attendees include sponsors, as well as potential members and guests.
Corporate sponsors help to fund the symphony's performances.
To find out more about the Sponsor Program and the Sponsor Recognition Program at Fort Leavenworth, go to http://www.
This is where dealing with a large sponsor is important, because the large sponsors have good investor relations programs--they want you to reinvest with them when your building is sold.
asserts that the county is violating federal law by not collecting from immigrant sponsors.
Immediate Goals: 1) Expand the Gold Level ($3,500) Sponsor Program.
The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) is once again this year's Speaker sponsor.