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Name of Program:

DC Health Professional Loan Repayment Program (HPLRP)

Program Web site:


Designation (Fund Source):


Eligible Specialties:

Physicians (MD, DO), Dentists (DDS), Dental hygienists, Registered nurses, Advanced practice nurses, Physician assistants, Clinical social workers, Clinical psychologists, and Professional counselors

Service Requirements (formerly Service Stipulation):

Practice full-time (40 hours/week) for a minimum of two years at a certified HPLRP site.

Who Can Apply:

US Citizen or National, practice (or propose to practice) primary medical, dental or mental health at a certified HPLRP site, have no other health professional service obligation.


Application cycle is closed.

Repayment/Scholarship terms:

Amount of repayment per year of service:

Loan repayment up to $151,841.29 over four years for physicians and dentists and $83,510.61 for all other eligible providers.

How to Apply:

Application forms are available on the program website. Applications are accepted only during the application period.

Additional Information/Comments:

Contact person(s):

Name, title:

Ginger Pierce,  Program Coordinator

Agency name:

DC Department of Health


899 North Capitol Street, NE, 3rd Floor,
Washington, DC 20002


(202) 442-5892


(202) 442-4947




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