Who It’s For: Fully trained and licensed dentists willing to work in a rural or underserved area and willing to allocate at least 35% of their patient load to the underserved (elderly, very young children, nursing home residents, Medicaid, Dental Wellness Plan members, etc.).
How to Apply: Go to the Detal Education Loan Repayment website and click the link “Dental Education Loan Repayment Application” and create a login for yourself.
What Loans Qualify: Any loans (including federal, state, and private) that were used to pay for the relevant dental degree.
How Much?: Varies depending on which program you get approved for, up to a possible maximum of $50,000 per year.
Anything Else I Should Know?: You can find a map of high priority counties here