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Maryland Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment 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.

Maryland Higher Education Commission
Oct 1, 2021



The Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program offers loan repayment assistance to Maryland residents who provide full-time public service in Maryland state government agencies, local government agencies, or nonprofit agencies that serve low-income or underrepresented populations.

A full listing of covered employment fields may be found on the program website.


Eligible professions include:

  • Nurses
  • Physical and occupational therapists
  • Speech pathologists
  • Social workers
  • Licensed clinical counselors
  • Teachers
  • Lawyers

Applicants must have earned a degree from a college in Maryland. The applicant's employer must help low-income, underserved residents or operate in an underserved area of the state. Annual gross salary cannot exceed $60,000 - $75,000, depending on the profession.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

The amount of repayment is based on the total amount of eligible loans. Awards can be made up to $10,000 per year.

Application process

A link to the online application process is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Health workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurses · Occupational therapy · Physical therapy · Schools · Maryland

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