Award 2015Would you or your company like to underwrite awards for the annual Pageant of Bands Competition? We are looking for companies, organizations, or individuals to underwrite our awards. Supporters who underwrite our awards are recognized in our printed program booklet, on our website nmpob.org, with announcements during the event and complimentary tickets are given based on underwriting level. We welcome participation in our awards ceremony as a benefit of underwriting. Supporters have the option of presenting the awards they underwrite.

Underwriting opportunities normally include:

  • People’s Choice – one trophy is presented to the People’s Choice winner for each class for a total of 5 trophies. $200.00
  • Outstanding Section Awards – one trophy is presented to the section which wins the category for each class. The classes are as follows: Brass, Woodwinds, Percussion, Drum Major, Soloist, and Color Guard. For example, there are 5 trophies presented in the Color Guard Outstanding Section award. Each Outstanding Section Award category $200.00.
  • Participation Awards – one trophy for each band which participates in POB. Number to be determined based on number of bands entered. The number is generally between 22-30 bands. $500.00
  • Class Awards – there are five classes of bands based on the size of the band, and there are three awards per class, first, second and third for a total of 15 trophies. $1,000.

Please consider becoming a supporter of the New Mexico Pageant of Bands. We are a completely volunteer run 501(c)(3) organization. For more information about the New Mexico Pageant of Bands, see our About page. To contact us, use our Contact form or email us at info@nmpob.org.

Photo of 2015 NM POB Awards Recpient