NHSC - Students to Service Loan Repayment Program

National Health Service Corps Students to Service Loan Repayment Program applicants may qualify for up to $120,000 in tax-free loan repayment for their medical, nursing and dental school student loans. Eligible health professional students in their final year of school receive the award in exchange for a three-year service commitment in a high-need (HPSA 14 or above) rural, tribal, or urban community.

M.D./D.O. applicants must be planning to complete an accredited primary care medical residency. Approved postgraduate NHSC-approved specialties for doctors:

  • Family Medicine
  • General Internal Medicine
  • General Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Psychiatry (including Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists; Substance Use Disorder Psychiatrists)

If interested, please review the eligibility and application requirements as soon as possible. The application includes letters of recommendation and education verification forms. It is highly recommended to start your application early to allow for enough time to complete.

For additional information, including a program fact sheet. Find NHSC-approved sites on the Health Workforce Connector.

Application Deadline: Nov. 5 at 7:30  p.m.

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-Submitted by Sarah Moore

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