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Primary Care Loan Redemption Program of New Jersey

According to the program website, "The NJLRP experienced an influx of provider applications and the process for the placement of healthcare professionals has changed. Interested parties may submit a provider application to participate in the NJLRP but will be placed on a waiting list. For more information about the waiting list, contact the NJLRP office."
New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority, Rutgers University
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis



The Primary Care Loan Redemption Program of New Jersey offers loan repayment assistance to eligible healthcare professionals who agree to practice in state designated underserved areas or in a Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA).

Recipients must agree to a full-time service contract for a minimum of 2 years, maximum of 4.


Applicants must be residents of New Jersey.

Eligible professions include:

  • Primary care physicians
    • Family medicine
    • Internal medicine
    • Pediatrics
    • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Dentists
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Nurse midwives
  • Physician assistants
Geographic coverage
New Jersey
Amount of funding

Up to $120,000 over a 4-year service period.

Application process

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

Completed applications may be emailed to or mailed to:

Primary Care Practitioner Loan Redemption Program of New Jersey
Administrative Complex, Building 1, Room 119
30 Bergen Street
Newark, New Jersey 07107-3000

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Dental workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Oral health · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · New Jersey

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.