American Graduate Phase Three Outcomes Measurement

Request for Proposals

Assist CPB and Nine Network of Public Media in the design and implementation of the outcomes measurement component of phase three of public media’s the American Graduate initiative. Contractor will review and refine national and local outcomes; develop outcomes measurement resources for stations and provide training; create metrics for national producers and provide training; conduct a mid-point review; and produce a final report.

Please download the Request for Proposals below for detailed information, including application requirements.
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Application Procedure and General Questions:

Applicants must submit their technical and cost proposals through CPB’S electronic grants management system.

To gain access to the electronic grants management system, please send an email request to Megan Fitzpatrick,, no later than December 18, 2017 at 12:00PM ET. CPB will provide access to eligible applicants within two business days. Please note: even if you already have an account in the CPB Grants system, you must contact Megan to request access to this specific RFP.

Submissions are due no later than Friday, January 5, 2018 at 5:00 PM ET. CPB will not consider applications submitted after this time.

All questions must be submitted in writing to Barbara Lovitts, Director of Research and Evaluation, at by December 19, 2017 at 5:00 pm. CPB will post all responses without attribution by December 21, 2017.