From Chairman Bill Whitsitt:

I hope you’ll explore our website, and learn about the exciting projects that we support – from nationally-aired documentaries to after-school media programs for kids, to political candidate debates and in-depth studies of public attitudes among Montanans, to university-level courses for journalists and journalism students, and much, much, more.

Education Grants

The Greater Montana Foundation is now offering new education assistance grants to individual Montana news media professionals and journalism students to strengthen their ability to report more effectively on issues of jobs and the economy. The $500 per person grants are for any course related to these issues, whether on-line or in-person, at any of the state’s post-secondary institutions.

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Apply for a Grant

General grants are available for nonprofits and others: for film, TV programs, documentaries, videos, webinars, etc. with applications due annually on April 1 and awards made in June.

Application Docs

Commercial Grants

A major goal for GMF’s founder, Ed Craney was to improve commercial broadcasting in the state. There is no deadline for grant applications from commercial stations if you can demonstrate that this is:
An Urgent and Critical Issue
Production is Time-Limited

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