• Entrepreneurial Fellowships for mid-career producers
Deadline: Aug. 7, 2015
Details: Selected producers will have three months and four contact hours to focus on a specific area of development like negotiation, team leadership or assertiveness with certified professional coaches hired by AIR.
The fellowships run Aug. 31 through Dec. 1, 2015.
• AIR’s New Voices Scholarship
Deadline: Aug. 21, 2015
Details: Stipends range from $500 to $1,500 to bring diverse talent to the Public Radio Programming Directors Conference in Pittsburgh. Available for those who can contribute fresh craft, diversity or perspective to media.
• John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships
Deadline: Sept. 18, 2015
Details: Variable grant amounts to support six to 12 months of creative work. Approximately 200 grants awarded each year.