The Vietnam War — Community Engagement

This grant provided funding for at least 45 grants for community engagement and outreach initiatives related to the 10-part, 18-hour documentary series produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that aired on PBS in September 2017. Community engagement initiatives included screenings and discussions, classroom outreach, local productions, social media, websites and new media broadcasts tailored to community needs. These grants, up to $10,000 each, were in addition to community engagement grants that WETA provided to stations in connection with this series — a total of 81 grants were provided to 74 stations.

Total CPB Investment: 

$250,000

Made Possible by CPB's: 

WETA
Arlington, VA
OSS
$250,000

Topics: 

Dialogue
Digital
Education