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Minnesota Rural Pharmacist Loan Forgiveness 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.

Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Jan 6, 2020

Brenda Flattum


The Minnesota Rural Pharmacist Loan Forgiveness Program offers forgivable loans to pharmacy students, residents, and practicing professionals who agree to practice in a designated rural area of Minnesota.

A designated rural area is defined as a city or township that is outside the 7-county Minneapolis/ St. Paul metropolitan area, excluding the cities of Duluth, Mankato, Moorhead, Rochester, and St. Cloud.


Eligible applicants include students and residents in pharmacy programs and licensed pharmacists.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $24,000 per year with a maximum of $96,000.

Application process

A link to the application is available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Email the completed application to

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Loans, loan repayment, and loan forgiveness for health careers · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Pharmacy workforce · Minnesota

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