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Varies based upon type of provider and priority ranking of the practice site. The initial contract is 2 years with two one-year amendments if the provider qualifies and decides to continue. The max for the program is four years.
To provide an incentive for primary care providers and dentists to provide services in the underserved areas of the State. Program funds are used to repay qualifying educational loans in return for primary care service provision in federally designated Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs).
Arizona licensed and/or certified physicians, dentists, nurse practitioners, certified nurse mid-wives, and physician assistants. General Practice, Family Medicine, Dentistry, OB/GYN, Pediatrics or Internal Medicine are required specialties.
Funding is currently available for loan repayment to primary care providers and dentists working in clinics located in rural Arizona Medically Underserved Areas (AZMUAs).
State Loan Repayment funds are now exempt from gross income and employment taxes!
Must be a non-profit organization, accept AHCCCS and Medicare assignments; have a sliding-discount-to-fee scale in place and signage posted in a prominent area; and must be located in a federally designated Health Professional Shortage Area.
Please note that these figures represent the maximum award possible over 3 years; they are not guaranteed levels of funding. All awards are paid on a graduated scale
The Delaware State Loan Repayment Program is designed to recruit health professionals to areas of the state that have been identified as underserved by the Delaware Health Care Commission. For more details please refer to the SLRP Manual.
Health professionals participating in this program must provide health services in a practice setting approved by the Delaware Health Care Commission. Initial contracts may be signed for a minimum of two (2) years and maximum of three (3) years. Participants may re-apply for contract extensions in one-year increments, not to exceed a total of four (4) years of loan repayment. Extensions will be granted at the discretion of the Loan Repayment Committee and are contingent upon the availability of funds. Priority will be given to new applicants.
According to a recent amendment to the Federal Public Health Service Act, qualifying loan repayment funds awarded on or after January 1, 2004 are exempt from federal gross income and employment taxes. The law also excludes these funds from being taken into account as wages in determining social security benefits. Additionally, the State of Delaware will follow the federal regulations so that qualifying loan repayment funds are also exempt from Delaware state income tax. All loan repayment award recipients should contact a tax professional for information and advisement specific to their personal financial circumstances and loan repayment awards.
U.S. citizenship required
This program is offered to individuals currently attending a program of study designed to prepare the individual for service as a midlevel practitioner. These professions include nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, nurse anesthetists, advanced clinical nurse specialists, and physician assistants. Individuals must plan to practice in a designated rural area in Minnesota after completion of their midlevel practitioner educational program. To be eligible, a prospective participant must submit an application to the Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (ORHPC) while attending a midlevel practitioner educational program. Program participants must serve at least three years following completion of residency in a designated rural area.
Selected participants are eligible for up to four years of loan forgiveness. For each year that a participant serves as a midlevel practitioner in a designated rural area for a minimum of 30 hours per week, the ORHPC will pay directly to the participant an annual lump (approximately $6,000). The participant must complete a minimum of three years of service in a designated rural area that shall begin no later than March following completion of their midlevel practitioner educational program. The ORHPC will annually require the participant verify he or she is serving as a midlevel practitioner in a designated rural area in Minnesota.
Applications due in early December. Prospective participants must apply while attending eligible program.
Prospective participants must apply while attending eligible program.
Student may receive up to 50000 towards loan repayment.
The loan assistance program in Wisconsin was established to assist rural and central city communities in recruiting and retaining primary care health professionals. This is accomplished by helping those who wish to locate in these areas repay loans accrued during their professional education. There is a three year service requirement. Physician assistants, Certified nurse midwives, Nurse practitioners are invited to apply.
Primary care physicians
• Family Practice
• General Internal Medicine
• General Pediatrics
• Must have a contract with a 51.42 board for 8 or more hours a week
All physicians must also:
• Meet the definition of a physician as "an individual possessing the degree of doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathy or an equivalent degree as determined by the board, and holding a license granted by the board", as defined by Wisconsin Statutes
• Show evidence of board certification or board eligibility in an eligible specialty above
Note: Being a Wisconsin resident or a graduate of a Wisconsin school is not required.
• Graduate of an accredited PA program (see Note)
• Licensure by the State of Wisconsin (see Note)
Certified nurse midwife
Nurse practitioner - meet (a) or (b) below:
(a) Meet the requirements of S. 632.895(a), Stats.
(b) Be licensed as a registered nurse in Wisconsin under Ch. 441 or the laws of another state and satisfy any of the
• Certification as a primary care nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist by the Amer. Nurses' Credentialing Ctr., the Nat'l Certification Corp., the Nat'l Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses, the Amer. Acad. of Nurse Practitioners, or by a certifying body approved by the Amer. Board of Nursing Specialties (see Note)
• Completion of an educational program approved by one of the certifying bodies listed above and be eligible, or will be upon completion of the minimum time-in-practice requirement, to take the professional certification examination as an advanced practice nurse (see Note)
Note: Includes proximate or anticipated graduation,
licensure or certification. Being a Wisconsin resident or
a graduate of a Wisconsin school is not required.
Multiple undergraduate and graduate scholarships are available. See website for more details.
Hispanic/Latino, Mexican American, Puerto Rican
Each year the Fellow receives a maintenance grant of $20,000 (paid in two installments) and a tuition grant of one-half the tuition cost of the U.S. graduate program attended by the Fellow (up to a maximum of $16,000 per academic year).
The purpose of The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is to provide opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished New Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields. The Program is established in recognition of the contributions New Americans have made to American life and in gratitude for the opportunities the United States has afforded the donors and their family.
A New American is an individual who (1) is a resident alien; i.e., holds a Green Card, or, (2) has been naturalized as a U.S. citizen, or (3) is the child of two parents who are both naturalized citizens.
The applicant must either have a bachelor's degree or be in her/his final year of undergraduate study. Those who have a bachelor's degree may already be pursuing graduate study and may receive Fellowship support to continue that study. Individuals who are in the third, or subsequent, year of study in the same graduate program are not, however, eligible for this competition. Students who have received a master's degree in a program and are continuing for a doctoral degree in the same program are considered to have been in the same program from the time they began their work on their master's degree.
A Fellow may pursue a graduate degree in any professional field (e.g., engineering, medicine, law, social work, etc.) or scholarly discipline in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The Fine and Performing Arts are included. The Trustees strongly encourage applications from candidates who have not yet begun their graduate studies, but full consideration will be given to candidates in the first or second years of graduate studies in their current program
Each year the Chicana Latina Foundation awards merit-based scholarships to Latina college students, valued at $1,500 dollars each. Purpose
The purpose of the Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship Fund is to assist Latina students in completing their undergraduate and graduate college education. These scholarships are available on a competitive basis to continuing undergraduate and graduate female college students of Latino background.
Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria to be eligible for the CLF Scholarship.
Hispanic/Latino, Mexican American, Puerto Rican, Women
The Clinical Research LRP is a vital component of our nation’s efforts to attract health professionals to careers in clinical research. In exchange for a two-year commitment to your clinical research career, NIH will repay up to $35,000 per year of your qualified educational debt, pay an additional 39% of the repayments to cover your Federal taxes, and may reimburse state taxes that result from these payments.
Eligible applicant must have an MD, D.O., DDS DMD, DPM, DVM, PhD, AND/BSN or equivalent degree; have total qualifying debt in excess of 20% of annual NIH salary. Qualifying fellows must hold a two-year appointment at the NIH beginning in July of 2006.
Eligible applicant must have an MD, DO, DDS DMD, DPM, DVM, PhD, AND/BSN or equivalent degree; have total qualifying debt in excess of 20% of annual NIH salary.
Last updated: December 6, 2013
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