BEA Research Grants

Roxane Coche, recipient of a 2022 Research Grant.

Grant description

BEA will award grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to support research projects on topics that align with the overall mission of BEA.  Grants must fund traditional academic research related to broadcasting, electronic media, or mass communication.

Applications are accepted starting in September each year.


  • Nominees must be a current BEA individual, institutional or associate member.
  • Nominees must have completed the application.


September 1, 2023: Application opens

January 15, 2024: Applications close

February 28, 2024: Grant recipients announced

April 13, 2024: Grant recipients recognized during the BEA2024 Opening Awards Ceremony

April 13-16, 2024: BEA2024 annual convention