North Dakota RuralMed Program
University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences
The RuralMed Program at the University of North Dakota's
School of Medicine and Health Sciences offers medical
students full tuition in the form of a forgivable loan in
return for a 5-year service agreement to practice family
medicine, internal medicine, or general surgery in rural North Dakota upon
The program accepts applications from medical
students who are enrolled at the University of North
Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
Priority consideration is given to first-year medical students pursuing family medicine, then first-year medical students pursuing another eligible specialty, then any medical student pursuing family medicine.
Amount of funding
Selected students will receive full tuition in the form
of a forgivable loan.
Links to additional guidance and the
application form are available on the
Application materials should be submitted by email to
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, with a
priority deadline of July 15.
Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Physicians · Scholarships for health careers · North Dakota
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