Iowa PRIMECARRE Loan Repayment Program
Iowa Primary Care Recruitment and Retention Endeavor (PRIMECARRE) Loan Repayment Program offers educational loan repayment assistance for primary care health professionals in return for a 2 year service commitment in a Health Professional Shortage Area in Iowa.
Applicants must be United States citizens and licensed or certified to practice in one of the following disciplines listed in the application instructions. Additional, specific eligibility requirements may be found starting on page 7 of the application instructions.
Total Funding Available: $700,000
Up to $50,000 for:
- Primary care physicians (MD, DO)
- General and pediatric dentistry (DDS, DMD)
Up to $40,000 for:
- Nurse practitioners
- Physician assistants
- Psychiatric nurse specialist
- Registered nurse
- Certified nurse midwife
- Health service psychologist
Up to $30,000 for:
- Licensed clinical social worker
- Licensed professional counselor
- Marriage and family therapist
- Registered clinical dental hygienist
- Alcohol and substance abuse counselors
Applications must be submitted online through the Iowa Electronic Grant Management System.
Written questions must be submitted by October 31, 2018 using the online question submission process described on page 15 of the application instructions.
Submit applications through iowagrants.gov during Phase 1 by November 12, 2018. Details about Phases 2 and 3 are provided in the application instructions.
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.