NIH Extramural Loan Repayment Program
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National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The NIH Extramural Loan Repayment Program provides Loan
repayment assistance for researchers that are not
employed by the NIH. Loan repayment awards are based on
an applicant's potential to build and sustain a research
career, not to support specific research.
Preference is given to researchers in the areas of:
- Clinical research
- Pediatric research
- Health disparities
- Contraception and infertility
- Clinical research for individuals from disadvantaged
- Research in emerging areas critical to human health
To be eligible, an applicant must be a U.S. citizen (or
U.S. national or permanent resident) and have one of the
- Pharm. D.
- Equivalent doctoral degree from an accredited
and programs page
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding
In exchange for a commitment to a research career, NIH
will repay up to $50,000 per year.
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Children and youth · Dental workforce · Health disparities · LGBTQ+ · Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Minorities · Oral health · Pharmacy workforce · Physicians · Poverty · Research methods and resources · Sexual and reproductive health
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