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New York State Nursing Faculty Forgiveness Incentive Program

Who It’s For: Registered nurses who are New York State residents and work as a nursing faculty member or adjunct clinical faculty providing classroom or clinical instruction at a nursing school in New York State.

How to Apply: You can find the application link on the program’s website, under the “How to Apply” heading.

What Loans Qualify: New York State loans, federal loans, or private loans made by commercial entities subject to governmental examination. Parent PLUS loans and Perkins loans do not qualify.

How Much?: Up to $8,000 per year, for a maximum of up to $40,000 for five years of eligible service.

Anything Else I Should Know?: Your loans will only be eligible for this program if they were used to fund a nursing degree, and they have to have been disbursed on or after January 1, 2001