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Iowa Registered Nurse & Nurse Educator Loan Forgiveness Program

Who It’s For: Registered nurses employed in Iowa and nurse educators teaching at eligible Iowa colleges and universities.

How to Apply: Apply online through the Iowa Financial Aid Application.

What Loans Qualify: Stafford or Consolidation loans.

How Much?: Up to 20% of your total loan balance per year. The maximum award cannot exceed the average resident tuition rate for students attending Iowa’s Regent Universities for the first year following the recipient’s graduation. (For 2016 graduates, the maximum award is $6,858.)

Anything Else I Should Know?:  To qualify, you must be employed at least quarter time, with a minimum of 520 hours over the course of the year.