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National Health Service Corps Student to Service Loan Repayment Program

Who It’s For: Students in their last year of dental or medical school who agree to at least three years of service at an NHSC-approved health professional shortage area.

How to Apply: Follow the instructions outlined here.

What Loans Qualify: Federal, state, and private loans that were taken out for the education relevant to your National Health Service Corps employment. Parent PLUS loans are not eligible. Find out more here.

How Much?: Up to $30,000 per year, up to a possible maximum of $120,000 over four years.

Anything Else I Should Know?:  Once you’ve completed your contracted three-year obligation, you can apply to extend the contract.