Summary:The Faculty Loan Repayment Program (FLRP) is a service-obligated program designed to help recruit and retain health professions faculty members. The FLRP provides eligible faculty members with financial assistance to repay a portion of their educational loans in exchange for full- or part-time service at an eligible health professions school.
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:Recipients may apply for an extended service obligation contract after the initial 2-year commitment is completed.