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Missouri J-1 Visa Waiver 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.

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Nov 30, 2019



The Missouri Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Missouri, waiving the foreign medical residency requirement and allowing them to remain in the United States. The program is intended to provide physician services in areas which typically have difficulty attracting and retaining physicians.


Priority will be given to primary care physicians in the areas of:

  • Family Practice
  • General Practice
  • Pediatrics
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • General Psychiatry

Waivers may be recommended for other specialties and subspecialties if vacant slots are available.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

This is an incentive program that offers foreign physicians a visa waiver, allowing them to work in the U.S.

Application process

Links to additional guidance are available on the program website.

Mail completed applications to:

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS)
Attention: Office of Primary Care and Rural Health
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0570

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · J-1 Visa Waiver · Maternal health and prenatal care · Physicians · Primary care · Specialty care · Missouri

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