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April 10, 2019by Riley Hendrickson0

Through the Massachusetts Student Loan Forgiveness Program qualifying applicants in the healthcare field may be able to qualify for up to $50,000 in student loan forgiveness. Continue reading to see how you can qualify for this program.

Eligibility?

This program provides educational loan repayment to primary health care professionals as an incentive to practice in communities with barriers to access.

What is the award amount?

You may receive up to $25,000 per year and up to $50,000 total for 2 years if you’re eligible. Your profession will determine your award amount.

What loans qualify for this program?

For the Massachusetts Student Loan Forgiveness Program, the following loans are eligible for student loan forgiveness:

  • Stafford loans
  • Grad PLUS loans
  • Consolidation loans
  • Perkins loans
  • Private loans

How to apply?

Please head over to the following official Mass.gov website. To be added to a list to be notified when the program opens please e-mail [email protected].

Questions?

If you still have questions or would like to know more information please reach out to us here or you can go back to the Student Loan Repayment Assistance Programs page.


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Through the Maryland State Loan Repayment Program, qualifying applicants will have the ability to get funds towards their student loan debt in return for working in areas that have a health professional shortage. This includes physicians and physician assistants who must serve a 2-year obligation in a health professional shortage area (HPSA) or medically underserved area (MUA), either in primary care or mental health. The MLARP provides educational loan repayment funds to physicians, physician assistants, and medical residents who must serve a 2-year obligation in an HPSA or MUA or state-designed health professional shortage area. Continue reading to see what qualifications you need in order to be eligible.