Great Lakes Summer Institute 2018 Save the Date July 24-28
  • Signage displaying your organization/agency name and logo in the registration area.
  • Acknowledgement announcement at each breakout session.
  • Organization/agency ad in the institute registration packet, on our website and social media and in our 2018 Summer/Fall Catalog (distributed to over 16,000 social workers).
  • Free registration packet insert.
  • Two complimentary full institute registrations.
Technology Sponsorship: $2000
  • Acknowledgement announcement at each breakout session.
  • Signage displaying your organization/agency name and logo at breakfast station.
  • Organization/agency ad included in the institute registration packet and social media.
  • One free full day registration
Breakfast Sponsor: $1500
  • Acknowledgement announcement at each breakout session.
  • Signage displaying your organization/agency name and logo at breakfast station.
  • Organization/agency ad included in the institute registration packet and social media.
Snack Break Sponsor: $1000
  • Acknowledgement announcement at each breakout session.
  • Signage displaying your organization/agency name and logo at snack stations.
  • Organization/agency ad included in the institute registration packet and social media.
Purchase an Ad: $500
  • Organization/agency ad included in the institute registration packet and social media.

Great Lakes Summer Institute

The Great Lakes Summer Institute (GLSI) is one of the leading statewide annual training events, providing a wide variety of Continuing Education opportunities for Michigan Social Workers and other human service professionals. The goal of GLSI is to offer attendees the most up-to-date, current workshops for professional skill development in both clinical and macro settings.

Course schedule will be released by March 2018. Don’t miss our 10th Anniversary!

The 10th Annual Great Lakes Summer Institute (GLSI) will take place in beautiful Traverse City, Michigan at Great Wolf Lodge Resort on July 24 – 27, 2018.

Sponsorship Opportunities

The MSU School of Social Work is excited to announce sponsorship opportunities for the 10th Annual Great Lakes Summer Institute. The Great Lakes Summer Institute (GLSI) is one of the leading statewide annual training events, providing a wide variety of Continuing Education opportunities for Michigan Social Workers and other human service professionals. The goal of GLSI is to offer attendees the most up-to-date, current workshops for professional skill development in both clinical and macro settings.

The Great Lakes Summer Institute (GLSI) takes place in the beautiful Traverse City, Michigan at Great Wolf Lodge Resort on July 24 - 27, 2018. Your organization can reach over 250 professionals from across the state that include a variety of social workers, clinical directors, supervisors and caseworkers from across Michigan, as well as, public mental health and child welfare organizations.

We invite you to be a sponsor this event! Please download our sponsorship form for more information or contact Gina Van Horn, Events Specialist at vanhorng@msu.edu

Vendor Opportunities

NEW for the 2018 10th Anniversary of the Great Lakes Summer Institute, we are offering vendor/exhibitor space! More information coming soon.