Minnesota's Legacy

AMPERS-Minnesota Native News Expanded Newscasts/Documentaries

Project Details by Fiscal Year
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2015
End Date
September 2017
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Minnesota Law, 1st Special Session, 2015, Chapter 2, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Subd. 6
Appropriation Language

$1,600,000 each year is appropriated for a grant to the Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations for production and acquisition grants in accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.19.

Number of full time equivalents funded
0.05
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

More Minnesotans of all ages, ethnicities, and incomes will have access to Minnesota History. This project will produce content that can be used by history teachers in Minnesota classrooms. This project will produce content that can be used by the Minnesota Historical Society as well as the public libraries Ampers will provide an estimated number of listeners reached through radio broadcasts, the internet and social media, as well as the number of stations that aired the program

Legal Citation / Subdivision
Minnesota Law, 1st Special Session, 2015, Chapter 2, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Subd. 6
Appropriation Language

$1,600,000 each year is appropriated for a grant to the Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations for production and acquisition grants in accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.19.

Number of full time equivalents funded
0.05
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

More Minnesotans of all ages, ethnicities, and incomes will have have access to Minnesota HistoryThis project will produce content that can be used by history teachers in Minnesota classroomsThis project will produce content that can be used by the Minnesota Historical Society as well as the public librariesAmpers will provide an estimated number of listeners reached through radio broadcasts, the internet and social media, as well as the number of stations that aired the program

Project Overview

An extension of the Minnesota Native News project. Ampers will provide a series of 30-minute expanded segments of Minnesota Native News throughout the year. The topics will be similar to those of the shorter weekly programs. The expanded 30-minute prograns will explore the topics in significantly greater detail. Ampers will produce and distribute two of these 30-minute programs in Fiscal Year 2016 and four in Fiscal Year 2017.

Project Manager
First Name
Joel
Last Name
Glaser
Organization Name
AMPERS
Street Address
2175 Cool Stream Circle
City
Eagan
State
MN
Zip Code
55122
Email
jglaser@ampers.org