Campesino de California Outreach Grant- Radio Media

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The primary goal of this grant is to develop and deliver 16 semi-monthly, 30-minute hosted radio shows recorded in video format for the Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker (MSFW) population in Spanish. Additionally, the grantee must use online and social media outlets to publicize the radio talk show and communicate additional information as necessary to enhance existing outreach channels and support outreach efforts. 


This SFP makes available up to $100,000 in funding for the development and implementation of radio talk shows aimed at reaching domestic and foreign MSFW and their families, to inform them about workforce programs and other community services that are available to them. By way of a nine month contract, the EDD will require the Subrecipient to create and broadcast 16 semi-monthly, 30-minute hosted radio show programs in Spanish and recorded in video format publicizing the EDD and partner services as well as pertinent information to MSFWs. Additionally, the Subrecipient must create complementing media posts on the Subrecipient’s website and use social media outlets to publicize the radio talk show videos. All broadcasted and other media communications must support and expand on the outreach efforts of the EDD Workforce Services Branch (WSB), designated Significant Multilingual MSFW America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) offices , and related partner organizations to achieve comprehensive, statewide outreach information campaigns for MSFWs. For profit, religious, political, or opinion statements are not allowable immediately before, after, or within the airtime of the radio program. Music beds should be seldom, without lyrics, and appropriate to the target population. The applicant must demonstrate the ability to structure the information provided in an educational and informative broadcasting radio and video format.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Nonprofit
  • Public Agency
  • Tribal Government

The SFP is open to non-profit public or private agencies, community and faith-based organizations, tribal government, and educational institutions. Individuals are not eligible to apply.

Eligible Geographies:

The applicant must submit a proposal to EDD to reach the maximum amount of MSFWs statewide and provide adequate content for each of the talk shows and related written media. Proposals must focus on providing timely dissemination of accurate and pertinent information regarding programs and services to MSFWs and their families. Target populations must include hard to reach and underrepresented high-density farmworker agricultural areas.

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10/01/23 - 06/30/24

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  • State

Funding Source Notes:

Wagner-Peyser 10 Percent Governor’s Discretionary funds.

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Funding Method Notes:

The use of funds awarded in this SFP is governed by W-P 10 Percent Governor’s Discretionary fund guidelines, state Directives, federal guidance, and Title 2 CFR, Part 200 (Uniform Guidance). The total funding is contingent upon federal funding being awarded to California and EDD Director approval. One grant of up to $100,000 in total funding will be awarded.

How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.


For questions about this grant, contact:
Alma Crua, 1-916-796-2492,