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California Licensed Mental Health Services Provider Education 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.

California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, Health Professions Education Foundation
Oct 14, 2019



The Licensed Mental Health Service Provider Education Program provides loan repayment assistance for mental healthcare professionals providing direct care in a publicly funded or public mental health facility, a nonprofit mental health facility that contracts with a county entity to provide mental health services, or a designated mental health professions shortage area in California.

Applicants must agree to a full-time service obligation for a minimum of 24 months.


Applicants must be California residents providing direct care services in qualified facilities in California. Eligible professions include:

  • Associate Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Associate Clinical Social Worker
  • Registered or Licensed Psychologist
  • Postdoctoral Psychological Assistant
  • Postdoctoral Psychological Trainee
  • Registered or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Registered or Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor
  • Associate Professional Clinical Counselor

Mental Health Professionals who are former foster youth are encouraged to apply.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $15,000 for a 12 month commitment.

Applicants may receive awards up to 3 times.

Application process
Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · California

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