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Grant Center 2016: Year in Review

February 2017. The Grant Center looks back at its activities and compiles its content and resources from 2017.
A Guide to National Science Foundation Funding Opportunities and Strategies

Updated February 2017. The Grant Center for Public Media has created a new resource to help public broadcasters learn about and apply for NSF grants.
NEH Announces Awards to Public Media Digital Projects and Documentaries

December 2016. NEH announces more than $16 million in new awards with public broadcasters among the winners. Click to read more.
New NEA Awards Support Media Arts, Folk Arts, Music and Arts Education Content for Public Media

December 2016. NEA announces more than $30 million in new awards with public broadcasters among the winners. Click to read more.
Five Stations Receive Grants from CPB and PBS to Support Early Learning in Low-Income Communities

December 2016. Five public broadcasters have received Ready To Learn grants from CPB and PBS. Learn more about the awardees and the goals of the grant program.
Media Impact Funders Study Offers Insight About Top Giving Foundations to Public Media

October 2016. This report looks at the Media Impact Funder and Foundation Center's five media grant categories and the top givers to public media in each.
CPB Issues Request for Proposals for Digital Culture Accelerator Project

The project seeks consultants to help public broadcasters build digital media operations. Deadline: October 17, 2016.
Grant Center Session at PMDMC Focuses on Grantseeking Tips for Stations

September 2016. This article summarizes the Grant Center's how-to session at PMDMC and contains resources for all Grant Center sponsored PMDMC sessions.
Frequently Asked Questions about the System for Awards Management

This FAQ resource answers common questions about the federal government's System for Awards Management (SAM) registration.
Ten Steps to Successful Foundation Funding

August 2016. This article provides an outline of the essential steps to developing a relationship with a foundation and applying for foundation funding.


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.