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Montana Rural Physician Incentive Program (MRPIP)

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
Montana University System
Deadlines
Jul 5, 2019
Contact

Laurie Tobol
406.449.9153
ltobol@montana.edu

Sheila Newlun
406.449.9168
snewlun@montana.edu

Purpose

The Montana Rural Physician Incentive Program was established to encourage primary care physicians to practice in medically underserved areas of rural Montana.

This program assists in the recruitment and retention of primary care physicians by providing debt repayment benefits for medical education to physicians who practice in areas of the state that are medically underserved and that demonstrate the need for assistance in physician recruitment and retention.

Eligibility

Eligible providers must:

  • Have qualified medical student loans
  • Have MD or DO degree
  • Valid state of Montana Medical License
Geographic coverage
Montana
Amount of funding

Up to $150,000 over a 1-5 year period of service.

Application process

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

Submit completed applications by mail to:

Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education
Montana University System
P.O. Box 203201
Helena, MT 59620-3201

Tagged as
Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Physicians · Primary care · Montana



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