Application Cycle, Health Professions Education Foundation Programs, Loan Repayment Programs

Open HPEF Loan Repayment Programs

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Loan Repayment Application Cycles are open August 1 – October 9, 2018

Allied Healthcare Loan Repayment Program

The purpose of this program is to increase the number of appropriately trained allied healthcare professionals and encourage them to provide direct patient care in medically underserved areas of California. If awarded, recipients agree to continue practicing full time, direct patient care at a qualified facility in California for a twelve (12) month service obligation.

The CMSP Allied Healthcare Loan Repayment Program may award up to $16,000.


Bachelor of Science Nursing Loan Repayment Program

Those awarded the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Loan Repayment may receive up to $10,000. If awarded, recipients agree to a one-year service obligation practicing direct patient care at a qualified facility in California.


Licensed Mental Health Services Provider Education Program

An awardee may receive up to $15,000 to repay educational loans for not less than a 12-month commitment practicing and providing direct client care in an eligible site. Eligible sites include publicly funded or public mental health facilities, non-profit mental health facilities that contract with a county entity to provide mental health services, and/or designated mental health professions shortage areas.


Licensed Vocational Nurse Loan Repayment Program

Those awarded the Licensed Vocational Nurse Loan Repayment may receive up to $6,000. If awarded, recipients agree to continue practicing full time, direct patient care at a qualified facility in California for a twelve (12) month service obligation.