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4.)

Provide technical reviews with documentation of all station conversion

applications to determine if the conversion planned meets industry standard engineering practices and FCC rules and regulations

5.)

Enlist the aid of industry HD equipment manufacturers to provide a

significant discount program to HD conversion grantees

6.)

Provide recommendations to CPB regarding eligibility requirements,

application requirements, narrative and financial progress reports.

7.)

Review and provide technical approval to select mid-term grant reports

from stations as requested by CPB staff.

8.)

Provide contact with station grantees during the term of the grant giving

continuing technical consultation and/or to gather information on conversion trends (i.e. HD time-alignment).

9.)

Review and provide technical approval of all final grant close-out reports

to confirm that conversion stations have completed the project using the approved

equipment and methodologies.

10.)

When requested, develop technical research projects proposals which

expand knowledge and understanding of radio propagation characteristics using

the new digital modulation technologies.

11.)

Monitor the progress of existing CPB technical research grants with

National Public Radio, Public Radio International and other like vendors

12.)

Represent CPB at system engineering meetings and other meetings where

public radio technical presentations are given

13.)

Support CPB staff for the annual public radio digital conversion system

advisory meetings and participate in these meetings.

14.)

Participate in weekly (or as often as needed) conference calls with CPB

staff to report on consultant activities and make recommendations with regard to

keeping the conversion program up-to-date with changes in technology.

15.)

Provide CPB staff with current trend trade magazine articles and points of

information

16.)

Provide CPB staff with quarterly narrative reports on station conversions

with an emphasis on identified station difficulties and lessons learned

17.)

Provide CPB with a contract year-end final report that consolidates all

lessons learned throughout the year and makes recommendations

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