The Community Idea Stations have the capacity to award a limited number of media sponsorships on 88.9 WCVE Public Radio (for Richmond organizations) and WHTJ PBS (for Charlottesville organizations) on an annual basis. We accept applications for media sponsorships on an ongoing basis, and decisions are made quarterly.
April 1—for events occurring June 1 through August 31
Applicants notified by April 15.
July 1—for events occurring September 1 through November 30
Applicants notified by July 15.
October 1—for events occurring December 1 through February 28
Applicants notified by October 15.
January 1—for events occurring March 1 through May 31
Applicants notified by January 15.
To be considered for a media sponsorship your organization must be a non-profit or community service organization. Organizations chosen for a media sponsorship will receive 30 announcements. Our Media Sponsorship Committee will determine the winning applications based on those that most closely align with our mission, impact goals and audiences. Organizations are limited to receiving a maximum of one media sponsorship per year.