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For those Seeking a Sponsor or a Co-Sponsor:

Why did you decided to seek a sponsor/co-sponsor?
When did you first consider seeking a sponsor/co-sponsor?
Do you want a sponsor/co-sponsor from your home group?
Have you ever had a sponsor before?
How often do you want to be in contact with your sponsor/co-sponsor?
What benefits have you seek from having a sponsor/co-sponsor?
What have you done to find a sponsor/co-sponsor?
Why don't you have a sponsor/co-sponsor now?
Is there someone in your group now who you would trust to be a sponsor/co-sponsor?
What would keep you from asking? 
Would it be easier for you to ask for a temporary sponsor?
Does your home group promote sponsorship/co-sponsorship regularly?

For Sponsors/Co-Sponsors:

Do you have any sponsees/co-sponsors?
How do you benefit from being a sponsor/co-sponsor?
Where did you learn how to be a sponsor?
Do you have a routine for your sponsee/co-sponsors?
How much contact do you want or need from your sponsees/co-sponsors?
Are you able to have good sponsorship boundaries (not trying to control or direct another's recovery/avoiding codependency)?
If you've been a sponsor, what has proven effective to keep sponsees progressing in the program?
Do you understand the importance of using literature from EAI only?
Have you ever felt overwhelmed by being a sponsor? What do you do if you are?
How many steps did you complete before becoming a sponsor?
Do you have any ideas to increase sponsorship in the EA program?