Skip to main content
“A Private Corporation Funded by the American People”
Who We Are
Board of Directors
Goals and Objectives
Corporate Officers and Senior Staff
About Public Media
What is Public Media
Funding in Your State
CPB Support for Rural Stations
Public Media Organizations
Public Media Awards
Programs and Initiatives
Programs and Projects
Military and Veterans Projects
NextGen TV (ATSC 3.0)
Grants and RFPs
Community Service Grants
Content and Production Grants
Managing Your Grant
Other Funding Sources
I want to...
Post a Job for Public Media
Find a Job in Public Media
Get a Grant
Find a Local Station
Contact the Inspector General
Contact the Ombudsman
Review Music Rights
Search Press Releases
- Any -
Ready to Learn
Veterans Coming Home
- Any -
Feb 26, 2020
CPB Presents American Graduate Champion Award to Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi
Congressman is introducing bipartisan legislation creating a grant program for educational media to prepare young people for the 21st century workforce.
Jan 21, 2020
Public Media Initiative, American Graduate, Helped Improve Graduation Success Among Black and Latino Students
New independent research from NCES reveals encouraging data about nation’s progress, with black students graduating on par with white counterparts
Apr 17, 2019
CPB Statement of Condolence on the Death of Jack Galmiche of Nine Network of Public Media
Jack was a leader whose 22-year career in public broadcasting made a difference in so many lives in the communities he personally touched, and across our entire nation.
Sep 04, 2018
Co-producers WORLD Channel and American Documentary announce the U.S. broadcast premiere of PERSONAL STATEMENT on WORLD and PBS Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 8 p.m.
CPB-supported film follows three inspirational teens in Brooklyn who take it upon themselves to make a difference by becoming peer college counselors in their schools.
Jan 23, 2018
CPB Awards $3.7 Million in American Graduate: Getting to Work Grants to 19 Public Media Stations
Nov 01, 2017
Award-Winning Director Stanley Nelson and Firelight Films Launches HBCU Tour with Public Media Stations for 'Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities'
The tour is a major part of HBCU Rising, the year-long multi-platform engagement project designed to drive dialogue sparked by the film among a variety of audiences.
Sep 07, 2017
American Graduate Day 2017 Highlights Student Pathways to Career Success and Workforce Development Opportunities on PBS Stations October 14, 2017
"American Graduate Day affirms public media’s commitment to lifelong learning, beginning with our youngest citizens, getting them ready to learn, and putting them on a path to a high school diploma and career success,” said Patricia Harrison, President and CEO of the Corporation for Public...
Aug 25, 2016
POV’s ‘Make All the Difference’ Engagement Campaign Is in Full Swing, with Support from CPB's American Graduate
The documentary was inspired by Wes Moore’s best-selling autobiographical book, "The Other Wes Moore."
Aug 23, 2016
American Graduate Day Focuses on Importance of Mentorship - September 17, 2016
August 24, 2016, New York, NY – Broadcast live from Tisch WNET Studios in NYC on public television stations across the country, and streaming on Facebook Live and americangraduate.org, the 5th annual American Graduate Day on September 17, 2016 2-6 p.m. ET (check local listings) will focus on...
Jul 28, 2016
PBS to Present “Spotlight Education,” A Special Week of Programming Featuring Reports About America’s Students and New Models of Learning, September 12-17
BEVERLY HILLS, CA; July 28, 2016 – As a leader in educational media for children and students and a key partner with parents and educators across America, PBS today announced SPOTLIGHT EDUCATION, a special week of primetime programming examining the challenges facing today’s students and America’s...