NOSORH Services

Budget Options for Grant Applications

The information in this document is provided to support budget development for the State Office of Rural Health (SORH) grant, Small Hospital Improvement Program (SHIP) grant, Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (Flex) grant, and other grant applications. The list below is organized by budget justification category for ease of use and includes a wide range of possibilities, plus a few new options for consideration.

Specific information on costs to your SORH is available as well as the ability to combine several services into one invoice for various NOSORH services in addition to membership dues. Contact Donna Pfaendtner, Administrator, at for assistance.

For assistance with grant applications, including an “outside” read of your early draft applications, please contact Tammy Norville, Technical Assistance Director, at