Grants, fellowships and awards for August and September

GrantsAIR maintains a list of grants, fellowships and awards for media makers and creative talent. Here is a sampling of opportunities with August or September deadlines.

• 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.

Access AIR’s full listing of upcoming grants, awards and fellowships (membership required).