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Illinois Veterans' Home Medical Provider Loan Repayment Program

Illinois Student Assistance Commission
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

The Veterans' Home Medical Providers Loan Repayment Program offers loan repayment assistance for certain professionals to pursue or continue careers at Illinois veterans' homes. Applicants must agree to work at one of four veterans' homes, located in Anna, Chicago, LaSalle, Manteno and Quincy, Illinois.


Applicants must be Illinois residents and U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens. Eligible professions include:

  • Physicians
  • Certified nurse practitioners
  • Licensed practical nurses
  • Registered professional nurses
  • Certified nursing assistants
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $5,000 per year for a maximum of 4 years.

12 months of service are required for each year of loan repayment.

Application process

A link to the application form is available on the program website.

Mail the completed application to:

Illinois Student Assistance Commission
Dept. D
1755 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015-5209

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until funds are exhausted. Allow at least 4 weeks for the processing of the application.

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Health aides and assistants · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Nurses · Physician assistants · Physicians · Veterans · Illinois

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.