Maine Dental Education Forgivable Loan Program
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Finance Authority of Maine
The Maine Dental Education Loan Program offers forgivable
loans for Maine residents pursuing postgraduate dental
education. In order to receive loan forgiveness,
recipients must agree to practice general dentistry
full-time in an eligible facility in an underserved area
of Maine upon completion of their degree.
- Maine resident (for purposes other than education)
for 2 years prior to matriculation at a dental school
- Admitted to a program of dentistry for a first dental
degree leading to a D.D.S. or D.M.D. at an accredited
- Shows an interest in practicing primary dental care
in an underserved population area in Maine and in serving
patients regardless of their ability to pay
- Demonstrates financial need
Amount of funding
Up to $20,000 annually, up to $80,000 total, if the first
program loan was received prior to December 31, 2019.
Up to $25,000 annually, up to $100,000 total, if the
first program loan is received after January 1, 2020.
Dental workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Oral health · Maine
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