America at a Crossroads
A New Public Affairs Television Initiative
The America at a Crossroads initiative represents a major effort by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to fulfill its mandate to promote programs that inform, enlighten, and enrich the public dialogue about crucial public affairs issues and enhance the knowledge and citizenship of all Americans. This initiative focuses on the post-9/11 world and how it has affected the American imagination as well as our political, economic, cultural and social realities, our security and our relationship with other nations.
- R&D Grantees, First Wave
- R&D Grantees, Second Wave
- R&D Grantees,Third (Final) Wave
- Production Grants
Pre-Proposal Conference Transcripts
- Chicago, May 11, 2004 253KB PDF
- New York City, March 10, 2004 260KB PDF
- Washington, DC, March 5, 2004 265KB PDF
January 23, 2008
Two Films from America at a Crossroads Honored
January 21, 2005
CPB Announces First Round of Grants for America at a Crossroads
March 1, 2004
CPB Launches America at a Crossroads Initiative
For questions about the Crossroads initiative, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Check this page for the latest updates and project status information.
Approximately 430 R&D proposals and 40 Production proposals were submitted.
Production grants were awarded in January of 2006.