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Idaho 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.


The Idaho State Loan Repayment Program has been suspended as of January 8, 2018. Contact the Bureau of Rural Health & Primary Care to be notified when the application cycle resumes.

Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care
Jan 8, 2018

The Idaho State Loan Repayment Program offers loan repayment assistance to certain healthcare professionals who agree to practice in a Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) of Idaho.

Awardees must agree to a service contract of 2 years.


Eligible professions include:

  • Primary care physicians
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Physician assistants
  • Certified nurse midwives
  • Pharmacists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Dentists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Registered Nurses
  • Licensed Clinical Social Workers
  • Psychiatric Nurse Specialists

Applicants currently receiving loan repayment and fulfilling another service obligation are not eligible.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Loan repayment awards can range from $2,500-$25,000 per year for 2 years, depending on the discipline and matching contribution.

Every award must be matched by the practitioner's employer.

Application process

The Idaho State Loan Repayment Program application process consists of two parts:

  1. Practitioner application
  2. Site application
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 · Nurses · Oral health · Pharmacy workforce · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Idaho

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