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North Carolina Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program (SHIP) Grant

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Apr 6, 2016

Jay Kennedy


The North Carolina Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program Grant (SHIP) assists small, rural hospitals in North Carolina with upgrading essential capital equipment, implementing new processes to deliver high quality care, and transitioning to an electronic working environment.

Funds may be used to:
  • Secure and manage subcontract agreements with participating SHIP hospitals
  • Ensure SHIP hospitals implement and/or participate in approved activities
  • Ensure SHIP hospitals report on required performance measures
  • Conduct quarterly performance assessments tracking hospitals' progress in achieving agreed-upon deliverables
  • Monitor financial invoices quarterly for appropriateness of expenses
  • Track and report each participating hospital's status. Report successful completion of performance measures and achievements of target goals.

Any organization that employs staff that have experience working with small and rural hospitals in NC and knowledge of the Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program.

Geographic coverage
North Carolina
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $272,427 each year; up to 3 years

Application process

A links to the program guidance and application are available on the program website.

Only electronic copies will be accepted.

Tagged as
Healthcare business and finance · Hospitals · North Carolina

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