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Rhode Island Educational Loan Repayment Program for Primary Care Providers

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.


Please note that funding for Nurse Practitioners and Physicians is exhausted. New applications are not currently being accepted.

Rhode Island Student Loan Authority
Apr 19, 2019

Rhode Island Educational Loan Repayment Program for Primary Care Providers offers loan repayment assistance to new primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants who are recruited to work in Rhode Island, with preference given to applicants who agree to practice in underserved or undersupplied areas.

Applicants must provide one year of service per year of funding, up to 4 years.


Physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners newly recruited to Rhode Island are eligible.

Geographic coverage
Rhode Island
Amount of funding

Physicians can receive up to $20,000 per year.

Nurse practitioners and physician assistants can receive up to $10,000 per year.

Application process

Applicants must submit applications prior to beginning employment in Rhode Island. Links to required forms are available on the program website.

Completed forms should be mailed to:

Rhode Island Student Loan Authority
935 Jefferson Blvd, Ste. 3000
Warwick, RI 02886

Tagged as
Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Physician assistants · Primary care · Rhode Island

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