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    Forgiveness/ Minnesota

Name of Program:

Minnesota Urban Physician Loan Forgiveness Program

Program Web site:

https://www.health.state.mn.us/facilities/ruralhealth/funding/loans/urbanphys.html

Designation (Fund Source):

State

Eligible Specialties:

Residents in Pediatric, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Psychiatric, or OB/GYN programs or Licensed Physicians

Service Requirements (formerly Service Stipulation):

Serve 3 years minimum/4 years maximum in federally designated urban Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) or Medically Underserved Area (MUA)

Who Can Apply:

Residents in Pediatric, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Psychiatric, or OB/GYN programs.

Deadline(s):

The Minnesota Health Care Loan Forgiveness program cycle is now closed.

Repayment/Scholarship terms:

Participants must begin their service obligation under this program no later than March 31 following completion of their licensure or residency.

Amount of repayment per year of service:

Annual repayment amount: $29,000

How to Apply:

See website

Additional Information/Comments:

Urban mental health professionals and urban doctors must practice within a federally designated Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) or in a Medically Underserved Area/Population (MUA/P).

Contact person(s):

Name, title:

Angela  Lofgren,  Program Administrator

Agency name:

Minnesota Department of Health

Address:

PO Box 64882,
St. Paul, MN 55164-0082

Phone:

(651) 201-3854

FAX:

(651) 201-3830

E-Mail:

angela.lofgren@state.mn.us

   
   
 

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