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Massachusetts State Loan 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.

Massachusetts Health Care Workforce Center, Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers
Jan 19, 2024

The Massachusetts State Loan Repayment Program offers loan repayment assistance to primary healthcare professionals who agree to serve in a Health Professional Shortage Area or for substance use disorder services (SUD), that provide SUD outpatient or residential treatment and recovery services.

Applicants must agree to serve for a minimum of 2 years.


Eligible applicants have a current unrestricted license to practice in one of the following disciplines:

  • Advanced practice registered nurse
  • Dentist (DDS and DMD)
  • Physician (MD and DO)
  • Health service psychologist
  • Licensed clinical social worker
  • Licensed professional counselor
  • Marriage and family therapist
  • Mental health counselor
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician assistant
  • Registered dental hygienist
  • Substance abuse disorder clinician
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Healthcare professionals are eligible for up to $50,000 for a 2 year contract. Award amounts vary by discipline and available funding. Awards are never larger than the outstanding loan balance.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the application form are available on the program website.

Completed application packets should be mailed to:

Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers, Inc.
Attn: MLRP Workforce Program
40 Court Street, 10 th Floor
Boston, MA 02108

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 · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Pharmacy workforce · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Substance use and misuse · Massachusetts

Organizations (2)

  • Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers, view details
  • Massachusetts Health Care Workforce Center, view details

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