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Q&A: Budgeting for Grantseeking

Foundation support for media is growing and that means more funding might be available for your station. But it takes time-and some money-to acquire and steward grants.
APTS Applauds Early Learning Emphasis in the U.S. Department of Education, Race To The Top Grant Program, Urges Partnerships with Public Media

APTS responds to the U.S. Department of Education proposed $250 million plan for new competition to build, develop and expand high-quality preschool programs through the Race To The Top grant program
New Grant Opportunity for California Stations

The CA Arts Council has announced Arts on the Air, a one-time grant opportunity for public radio and television stations based in California.
Dollar General Literacy Grant Opportunity

Stations interested in helping adults prepare for the GED should consider partnering with KET and should investigate grants from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
The FY14 Omnibus and Presidential Priorities

Now that there are finally funding levels for FY 2014, it's time to learn what the Omnibus means for public media stations and look toward the FY 2015 budget.
CPB Releases a Request for Proposal for Public Media Grants for Stations to Work with Veterans

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) has released a request for proposal for public media content and engagement grants for stations to work with veterans.
'Tis the Season--Budget, Bills and Waivers

Read an update about federal FY 2014 funding. Published 12/9/13.
Study Finds that Use of PBS KIDS Content in the Classroom Improves Early Math Skills in Preschool Children

A new study, commissioned by the CPB-PBS Ready To Learn initiative found that transmedia from PBS KIDS improves early math skills.
As Foundation Giving to Media Grows, a Look at Opportunities (and Some Challenges) for Public Broadcasters

A new Foundation Center report says that foundation support for public media is growing.
Grant Center Research Associate Position

The Grant Center is currently accepting applications for the position of Research Associate. Applications due 11/8/13.


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.