Grants

New York Public Radio

For production and enhanced distribution of Radiolab, an innovative and popular science-themed radio show, via multiple platforms

  • Amount $400,000
  • City New York, NY
  • Investigator Jad Abumrad
  • Year 2016
  • Program Public Understanding
  • Sub-program Radio

This grant provides continuing operational support for the successful science radio show and podcast Radiolab. Expected outputs include 21 science-themed podcasts per year plus one hour-long broadcast per week (distilled from original and archival podcasts). The Radiolab production team will also continue to produce live events to supplement their online content, with eight communication events or lectures planned each year and two annual live events. Grant funds will provide core operating support for Radiolab for two years.

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