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Wisconsin Health Professions Loan Assistance Program (HPLAP)

Sponsor
Wisconsin Office of Rural Health
Deadlines
Sep 18, 2018
Contact

Kevin Jacobson
608.261.1888
800.385.0005 Ext. 21
kmjacobson2@wisc.edu

Purpose

Through the Health Professions Loan Assistance Program (HPLAP), primary care providers can apply for loan repayment assistance in return for agreeing to serve in a Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) for a period of 3 years.

The program is also open to physicians who work in rural areas that are not designated HPSAs.

Eligibility

Healthcare professionals who may apply include:

  • Primary care physicians
    • Family medicine
    • General internal medicine
    • General pediatricians
  • Dentists
  • Obstetricians
  • Psychiatrists
  • Physician assistants
  • Certified nurse midwives
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Dental hygienists
Geographic coverage
Wisconsin
Amount of funding

Physicians, dentists, obstetricians, and psychiatrists are eligible to receive up to $50,000.

Physician assistants, certified nurse midwives, nurse practitioners, and dental hygienists are eligible to receive up to $25,000.

Physicians who practice in a rural HPSA may be eligible for up to an additional $50,000 in funds through the Rural Physician Loan Assistance Program.

Application process

A link to the online application is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Dental workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Oral health · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Wisconsin



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