2013 Minnesota Public Television Association (MPTA)

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,693,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2012
End Date
June 2013
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Minnesota Laws, 2011, 1st Special Session, Chapter 6, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 6
Appropriation Language

Public Television. $3,700,000 the first year and $3,700,000 the second year are for grants to the Minnesota Public Television Association for production and acquisition grants according to Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.18. In recognition of the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War, the Minnesota Public Television Association shall produce new programming on Minnesota history during that period. This appropriation is available for eligible costs incurred as of July 1, 2011, and does not expire until June 30, 2015.Minnesota Laws, 2012, Chapter 264, Article 5, Section 5COMMEMORATION PROGRAMMING; APPROPRIATION.$80,000 is appropriated in fiscal year 2013 from the arts and cultural heritage fund to the commissioner of administration for grants to public broadcasting organizations to develop programming that commemorates the sesquicentennial. Of this appropriation, $50,000 is for grants to the Minnesota Public Television Association and $30,000 is for public radio grants.

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,693,000
Direct expenses
$3,693,000
Administration costs
$37,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
45.845
Measurable Outcome(s)

Please see individual projects for measurable outcomes. 

Project Overview

Per Minnesota Laws, 2011, 1st Special Session, Chapter 6, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 6, this funding is for grants to the Minnesota Public Television Association for production and acquisition grants accordance to Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.18.

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