Ready to Learn Television
CFDA Number: 84.295
Program Type: Cooperative Agreements, Discretionary/Competitive Grants
Also Known As: Ready-to-Learn TV
2015 Competition Announced!
On March 23rd, 2015, at the White House Science Fair, the President announced new competition for the Ready-to-Learn-Television program, with an emphasis on producing educational TV and digital media to prepare younger learners in science and/or literacy. Applications were due May 24th. New awards will be ammounced September 30, 2015. See the Notice Inviting Applications under the Applicant Info Page for more information about this year's competition.
Ready to Learn Television supports the development of educational television and digital media targeted at preschool and early elementary school children and their families. Its general goal is to promote early learning and school readiness, with a particular interest in reaching low-income children. In addition to creating television and other media products, the program supports activities intended to promote national distribution of the programming, effective educational uses of the programming, community-based outreach, and research on educational effectiveness.