Other Funding Sources

Grants to producers are made through the following CPB-funded organizations:


The Independent Television Service (ITVS) brings independently produced, high quality public broadcast and new media programs to local, national and international audiences.


AIR represents more than 1200 producers who carry the mission of public service media to every corner of America, with a particular expertise in audio.


The Grant Center for Public Media is public broadcasting's premier source for grant seekers, providing funding opportunities, related news, resources and tools.

POV is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films, premiering 14 to 16 timely, intimate, award-winning titles each year on PBS.

National Multicultural Alliance

NMA funds film and media makers, presents works on public television and other venues, exhibits films and videos, and distributes works to schools and libraries. Funded groups include:

Additional questions? Read our Grants FAQ or contact us at grants@cpb.org.