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Promising New Proposals

In his State of the Union address, President Obama proposed to invest heavily in early childhood education and in redesigning high schools. Read about his ideas. Posted: March 4, 2013.
The Grant Center drafts APTS Comments on the Education Department General Administration Regulations

APTS comments on the DOE’s EDGAR rule urging more opportunity for local stations as grantees and subgrantees, supporting appropriate performance measures for media impact. Filed: February 12, 2013.
Cliff or No Cliff, We've Got Regulations to Update

Catch up on updates about how the fiscal cliff and proposed EDGAR regulations will affect federal grant programs on which stations rely. Posted: February 4, 2013.
Public Insight Network Community Engagement Funds

APM will provide up to $2,500 in grants to support stations that engage their community in conversation around important community topics.
APTS Submits Comments on the Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)

The Grant Center drafts comments to the U.S. Department of Education regarding their proposed Investing in Innovation Fund rules. Filed: January 14, 2013.
New Changes in the New Year

The New Year brought a new deal on the so-called "fiscal cliff," as well as proposed priorities from the U.S. Department of Education. Posted: January 11, 2013.
Digital Learning Day: A Nationwide Campaign to Promote the Use of Technology in the Classroom

Digital Learning Day, which takes place February 6, 2013, is a great opportunity for stations to highlight their work surrounding educational technology.
It's All About Outcomes and Evidence

Outcomes and evidence will be a central focus across-the-board for FY 2014. Read on to learn more about what this means for federal grant programs. Posted: December 11, 2012.
A New Award Recognizes Exceptional Afterschool Programs on Arts and the Humanities

The National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award grants $10,000 to 12 outstanding afterschool and out-of-school programs centered on arts and the humanities.
Stormy Weather for Grants and Funding

As the last of the FY 2012 funding is awarded, we can turn our attention to FY 2013, new committee assignments, and the possibility of ESEA reauthorization. Posted: November 5, 2012


The Grant Center Announces a 2017-2018 Webinar Series on Evaluation
Learn more and register for our three-part evaluation webinar series.
Through the Looking Glass: Distribution and Reflections
Date and time TBA. The final webinar in our evaluation series will help attendees understand how to communicate their impact to potential funders.


Read the Grant Center's October 2017 newsletter.
Read the Grant Center's September 2017 newsletter.