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New York Primary Care Service Corps (PCSC)

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.

New York State Department of Health
Mar 31, 2015

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The Primary Care Service Corps (PCSC) offers loan repayment assistance to healthcare professionals who agree to practice in a Health Professional Shortage Area of New York. Applicants must agree to serve for a two-year term.


Eligible professions include:

  • Dentists
  • Dental hygienists
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Physician assistants
  • Midwives
  • Clinical psychologists
  • Licensed clinical social workers
  • Psychiatric nurse practitioners
  • Licensed marriage and family therapists
  • Licensed mental health counselors

Preference in making awards will be to health professionals who are bilingual or multilingual or to providers working in sites that effectively accommodate patients of diverse ethnicities, the disabled, and other underserved populations.

Geographic coverage
New York
Amount of funding

For full-time clinicians, the maximum annual award is $32,500. The maximum award for part-time clinicians is $16,250.

Application process

Links to the application and program guidance are available on the program website.

Completed application packets should be mailed to:
New York State Department of Health
Primary Care Service Corps
Corning Tower, Room 1695
Albany, NY 12237-0001
or emailed to

A webinar will be held on January 6, 2015 at 10 a.m. ET. To register for the webinar, email

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Dental workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Oral health · Physician assistants · Primary care · New York

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