Who It’s For: Dentists in the state of Oklahoma who agree to either teach at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry or work in a health professional shortage area for at least two years.
How to Apply: You can find application forms and guidelines on the program’s website.
What Loans Qualify: This program should benefit any loans (including federal, state, and private) that were used to pay for the relevant healthcare degree and were taken out from a qualified lending institution. Personal loans do not qualify.
How Much?: Varies according to the funds assigned by the Oklahoma State Department of Health, but cannot exceed $50,000 per year, up to a possible maximum of five years.
Anything Else I Should Know?: You may want to check the Oklahoma Dental Professional Shortage Areas Map to see which areas could qualify for this program.