Licensed Vocational Nurse Loan Repayment Program (LVNLRP)

Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development
Type Scholarship
Amount $6,000
Duration 2 Years


To be eligible for the Licensed Vocational Nurse Loan Repayment, the applicant must:

  • be currently licensed and practicing as:
    • Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
  • 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 California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians
  • 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


This funding opportunity requires applicants to hold U.S. Citizenship.

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Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development