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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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| Services Award - sponsored by Tourism and Hospitality Award - sponsored by Newcastle International Airport | Best Creative Company Award (Grand Final Only) - sponsored by Durham University.
5:30 p.m.: Variety Show, sponsored by Chester Memorial Hospital and Randolph County Herald Tribune.
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The residential category, sponsored by The Architects' Journal, was won by 3XN for its Nordhavnen-Residences, Nordhavnen, Copenhagen.
* Loplop Gallery and Lounge won the Marketing Award, sponsored by Algoma Office Equipment;
Although they are less frequent in the United States, Axa sponsored the demutualization of Equitable Life Assurance Company of the U.S.
Among the annual programs and events sponsored by Operational International is the American Orientation Course conducted for the international officers' wives and children soon after their arrival and at the beginning of their academic year.
| Newcomer of the Year - sponsored by Gold sponsor Virgin Money.
Academic Progression Award - Under 19s (sponsored by Capita) - Danielle Ganley.
MTNA Junior Piano Competition Sponsored by Baldwin Piano, Inc.
Proceeds from the Silent Auction, raffle drawing for a Color TV with VCR sponsored by Judicial Title Insurance Agency LLC and the generous contributions by guests totaling over $6,000.00 was donated to the worthy cause of Camp Good Days & Special Times.
| North East Business Awards Grand Final - April 26 in a marquee at Hardwick Hall, Sedgefield THE CATEGORIES | Company of the Year - sponsored by Bernicia, Cool Blue, MAKE it Sunderland &Tees Valley Combined Authority | Small Business Award - sponsored by Castlegate Shopping Centre, Handelsbanken & North East Business Innovation Centre.