Summary:The Faculty Loan Repayment Program helps is a service-oblgiated loan forgiveness program to recruit and retain health professions faculty members by encouraging students to pursue faculty roles in their respective health care fields.
Agency:U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration
Program Type:Loan Repayment
Length of Service:Minimum of two year commitment
Type of Designation Required:N/A
Minimum HPSA Score Required:N/A
Place of Service Obligation:Accredited and eligible health professions schools
Health Professionals Supported:Advanced practice nurses, audiologists, clinical psychologists, clinical social workers, counseling, dental hygienists, dentists, marriage and family therapists, medical laboratory technologists, occupational therapists, optometrists, pharmacists, physical therapists, physician assistants, physicians, podiatrists, public health (graduate level only), radiology technologists, registered dieticians (baccalaureate or graduate level), registered nurses, respiratory therapists, speech pathologists, and veterinarians
Additional Information:The applicant must come from a disadvantage background, based on environmental and/or economic factors.