Jad Abrumrad (left) and Robert Krulwich, hosts of Radiolab.

Program Goal

Support original high-quality programming on a range of radio programs that tackle science, technology, and economics to increase both the quantity and quality of coverage for the general public.


Grantmaking in the Radio program seeks to:

  • Support high-quality science-themed content;
  • Develop innovative new approaches to science storytelling;

  • Diversify radio storytelling by encouraging the addition of new voices, including more women and minorities;

  • Establish platforms for the dissemination of other Sloan-supported projects;

  • Introduce science-themed narratives and storytelling to new audiences.


​Interested authors should submit a letter of inquiry of no more than two pages to program director Doron Weber