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Minnesota Nurse in Nursing Homes Loan Forgiveness Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Deadlines
Jan 6, 2017
Contact

Paia Vang
651.201.3895
paia.vang@state.mn.us

Purpose

The Minnesota Nurse in Nursing Homes Loan Forgiveness Program offers loan repayment assistance to students in Registered Nurse (RN) and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) programs or currently licensed RNs/LPNs who agree to practice in a licensed nursing home or intermediate care facility for persons with developmental disabilities in Minnesota.

Participants are required to serve a minimum of 2 years with the option to extend 2 additional years in nursing homes, Intermediate Care Facilities for persons with developmental disabilities, or hospital owned nursing homes.

Eligibility

RN and LPN students, as well as currently licensed RNs and LPNs are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Minnesota
Amount of funding

Up to $5,000 per year with a maximum of $20,000.

Application process

Links to application materials are available on the program website.

Submit the completed application by email to health.loanforgiveness@state.mn.us.

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Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurses · Minnesota



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