KHSU's FY13/14 operating budget is approximately $946,000.
Humboldt State University (HSU) provides approximately 20% of KHSU’s cash revenue, with another 20% coming from public funds, such as grants through the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). HSU also provides facilities and other significant administrative in-kind support for station operations.
The CPB is a private, nonprofit corporation funded by the American people. CPB distributes grants to qualified public broadcasters with funds appropriated and authorized by Congress.
Contributions from listeners, businesses and local organizations account for the remaining 60% of the station's annual operating budget.
Annual National Programming Costs - Fiscal Year 13/14
|National Public Radio (NPR) - $145,789||Public Radio International (PRI) - $19,121|
|All Things Considered||$17,753||Afropop Worldwide||$672|
|Morning Edition||$66,901||This American Life||$1,812|
|Car Talk||$13,371||The World||$6,259|
|Fresh Air||$13,521||PRI Affiliation Fee||$10,378|
|Thistle and Shamrock||$2,199|
|Radiolab||$2,265||American Public Media (APM) - $5,000|
|Digital Services||$1,800||A Prairie Home Companion||$5,000|
|Other Program Acquisition Fees - $7,332||Other Programming Related Costs - $ 5,940|
|Democracy Now! from Pacifica Radio||$5,050||Playlists (Spinitron)||$576|
|National Native News||$600||Streaming (Streamguys)||$1,620|
| Public Radio Exchange||$682||CDs & Production Materials||$500|