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Maine Health Professions Loan Program

Finance Authority of Maine
May 31, 2024


The Maine Health Professions Loan Program is a need-based, competitive loan for Maine students pursuing postgraduate medical, dental, and veterinary education.

Applicants must be Maine residents who have lived in Maine for a minimum of 1 year prior to matriculation into graduate school. Applicants must be admitted to a program of allopathic, osteopathic, veterinary medicine, or dentistry at an accredited institution.

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Amount of funding

No interest accrues while the recipient is in an eligible residency program. During repayment, the interest rate can be as low as 0% and is based on location and type of practice and/or population served.

Application process

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

A FAFSA must also be filed by May 31.

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Dental workforce · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Oral health · Physicians · Primary care · Maine

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