Maine Dental Education Loan Repayment Program
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Finance Authority of Maine
The Maine Dental Education Loan Repayment Program offers
loan repayment assistance for dentists who agree to
practice general dentistry in underserved areas of Maine.
Eligibility requirements include:
- 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 DDS or DMD 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 per year and up to $80,000 total, if
the first program loan was received prior to December 31,
- Up to $25,000 per year and up to $100,000 total, if
the first program loan was received after January 1, 2020
Participants must enter into an agreement requiring an
initial 2 year commitment, which is renewable for an
additional 2 years.
Dental workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Oral health · Maine
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