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Rural Iowa Primary Care Loan Repayment Program

Sponsor
Iowa College Student Aid Commission
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact

877.272.4456

Purpose

The Rural Iowa Primary Care Loan Repayment Program provides loan repayment for physicians that agree to practice in specified locations of Iowa for up to 5 years.

Eligibility

Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a program leading to a doctor of medicine degree or a doctor of osteopathy degree at the Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine or the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine.

Priority will be given to eligible students who are residents of Iowa.

Geographic coverage
Iowa
Amount of funding

Up to $40,000 is paid annually to eligible student loan balances for up to 5 years.

The maximum award for this program is $200,000, which is paid in 5 increments toward outstanding federally subsidized Stafford, unsubsidized Stafford, Graduate PLUS, and Perkins Loan balances at the end of each 12 month employment period.

Application process

Begin the application process by contacting appropriate college of attendance.

Linda Bissell
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
319.335.8059

Mary Payne
Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
515.271.1452

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Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Physicians · Primary care · Iowa



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