The State Loan Repayment Program (SLRP) is a federal program that requires a 1:1 match to Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program (MLARP). The MLARP program is a State of Maryland program. The SLRP provides educational loan repayment funds to 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 a HPSA or MUA or state designed health professional shortage area.
WHO MAY APPLY?
HOW TO APPLY: Complete and file an application available from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH). Information and Application materials are available at the following Web link:
For more information, please contact Temi Oshiyoye by calling (410) 767-4467 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHEN TO APPLY:
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTSApplicants MUST meet the following requirements:
This award is not based on need.
Up to $50,000 per year for a 2-year obligation.
RENEWING AN AWARD
You may reapply for an award after completion of the first two year service obligation. A recipient’s total award amount cannot exceed $200,000, or two 2-year obligations at $50,000 per year.
You must sign and return a promissory note and service obligation agreeing to serve full-time as per loan repayment program guidelines and regulations.
For further information please visit:
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6 North Liberty Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: (410) 767-3300
Toll Free: (800) 974-0203