Health Professions Loan Repayment Program (HPLRP)

Type Scholarship
Amount $50,0002 year service obligation


To be eligible for the Health Professions Education Loan Repayment, the applicant must:

  • be licensed and practicing as a:
    • Certified Nurse Midwife
    • Clinical Nurse Specialist
    • Dental Hygienist
    • Dentist
    • Nurse Practitioner
    • Physician Assistant
  • be providing direct patient care 32+ hours or more a week
  • be working in a qualified facility
    • to see if a site is a qualified facility, search here: GEO. (utilize chart below for qualified designations associated to each profession)
  • be in good standing with respective Board or Committee
  • have outstanding educational debt from a commercial or U.S. governmental lending institution
  • be free from any other service obligation, including other HPEF programs
  • have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in the state of California
  • be willing to continue working in a medically underserved area for twenty-four (24) months
  • complete and submit your application through CalREACH by application deadline