Annual Application Cycle Dates

Mental Health Loan Assumption Program (MHLAP)
Licensed Mental Health Services Provider Education Program (LMHSPEP)
August 3rd - November 2nd
All other Loan Repayment Programs September 9th - November 2nd
Steven M. Thompson Physician Corps Loan Repayment Program (STLRP) January 4th - February 29th
All Scholarships January 4th - February 29th

Health Professions Education Foundation (HPEF)

  • Increases access to healthcare for Californians.
  • Annually awards millions of dollars in scholarship and loan repayment awards to students and health professionals.
  • Provides a culturally and linguistically competent health workforce dedicated to delivering direct patient care in California's underserved communities.

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Scholarships &
Loan Repayments

28 Years of Assisting Health Professionals
timeframe from year 1987 to 2015

The Health Professions Education Foundation (HPEF) is a state non-profit established in 1987. HPEF has awarded more than 10,500 scholarships and loan repayments totaling more than $124,000,000 to California health professionals serving in all 58 counties in areas of unmet need.

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