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Kentucky State Loan Repayment Program

Who It’s For: Healthcare professionals in the state of Kentucky who agree to work in designated health professional shortage areas for at least two years.

How to Apply: You can find all the necessary applications and requirements on the program’s website, along with a list of which medical & dental professions qualify.

What Loans Qualify: Any loans (including federal, state, and private) that were used to pay for the relevant healthcare degree.

How Much?: Varies depending on field of employment, up to a possible maximum of $80,000 for physicians, dentists, and pharmacists.

Anything Else I Should Know?: You can search for qualifying health professional shortage areas here. Applications typically open each fall.