Rural Physician Loan Repayment Program

State of Minnesota
Type Scholarship
Amount -
Duration 4 YearsApplication is usually due in August of every year. Check with website administrator for more details.

Description

Medical Residents must serve at least three years after their completion of residency in a designated rural area.

 

During each year that a participant serves as a physician in a designated rural area for a minimum of 30 hours per week for up to four years, the ORHPC will pay directly to the participant an annual lump sum (approximately $13,000). The participant must serve in a designated rural area a minimum of three years that shall begin no later than March following completion of residency training. The ORHPC will annually require the participant verify he or she is serving as a physician in a designated rural area in Minnesota.

 

Applications due in early December. Must be willing to practice in designated rural areas

Other Restrictions

Be willing to practice in designated rural areas

More Information

http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/orhpc/funding/loans/state.html

Karen Welter
Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
State of Minnesota
Office of Rural Health and Primary Care, Attn: Loand Forgiveness Program Officer, PO Box 64882
St. Paul, MN 55164-0975
Phone: 651-282-6302
Fax: 651-297-5808
Email: chs@health.state.mn.us