NATPE Faculty Development Grant Program
The Faculty Development Grant Program gives college and university media educators the opportunity to gain firsthand experience in a professional media environment. The Program allows teaching faculty to spend up to six weeks of the summer “interning” with a TV station, cable system, broadcast or cable network or program distributor. The goals are to increase teaching effectiveness through first-hand experience and to nurture relationships between educators and the industry.
Selected Applicants Receive:
- Placement at the station/market/location of choice (whenever possible)
- A stipend of $500 per week for up to 6 weeks
- A full complimentary registration for the annual NATPE Market & Conference and reimbursement of up to $500 toward conference-related travel and accommodations
- A complimentary one year NATPE Educational Membership ($95 value)