Radio Talent Development Program

The goal of the program is to develop innovative local interest programming. The components of this program are: (a) producing local-interest content in the area of spoken word, and (b) providing training, mentoring, and/or education to those producing this content.

It began in February 2009 and since then has awarded $461,539 for 65 different projects and initiatives.

May 2009: $72,340 for 10 projects
May 2010: $84,426 for 13 projects
May 2011: $79,742 for 12 projects
June 2012: $105,891 for 16 projects
January 2014: $119,140 for 14 projects

Please note that this program is no longer being offered.