Video Sponsorship

From down the street and around the globe, public media videos explore humanity in all its facets and bring viewers a window to the world they won’t find elsewhere. From NPR Music’s beloved Tiny Desk Concerts to humorous economic explainers from Planet Money, award-winning American Experience films from PBS, and renowned documentaries from Ken Burns, public media captures stories worth watching. Stories that connect us.

Make a connection. 

With video programming from NPR and PBS, your brand can share your brand’s message through the power of visuals and amplify the power of your audio message.


viewers watch public television each month across its 330 stations.¹


monthly NPR video plays.²


of PBS viewers pay full attention when watching PBS (compared to 37% watching network TV).³


of video viewers are under 35.²

Sources: (1) Nielsen NPower, 9/25/2017 – 9/23/2018; (2) Google Analytics, January 2020; (3) PBS Sponsorship Study: Audience Attitudes & Behaviors, City Square Associates, March 2015.

Essential, trusted television

PBS and its member stations deliver powerful programming from local and national producers in a brand-safe, uncluttered environment.

Iconic music performances

From NPR Music’s Tiny Desk Concerts performed at Bob Boilen’s desk to the annual search for the next big talent in the Tiny Desk Contest, the Tiny Desk franchise is a destination for music discovery.

Showcase your brand with video.

From :15 pre-roll video units to custom Center Stage units, NPR has a video solution for your brand.
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