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Name of Program:

NHSC Substance Use Disorder Workforce Loan Repayment Program

Program Web site:


Designation (Fund Source):


Eligible Specialties:

Physicians; Nurse practitioners; Certified nurse midwives; Physician assistants; Behavioral health professionals; Substance use disorder counselors; Registered nurses; and, Pharmacists

Service Requirements (formerly Service Stipulation):

Three-year commitment to provide substance use disorder treatment services at NHSC-approved sites

Who Can Apply:

US citizen (U.S. born or naturalized) or United States national; A health professional in an eligible discipline with qualified student loan debt for education that led to your degree.


The application cycle is closed.

Repayment/Scholarship terms:

Amount of repayment per year of service:

Eligible clinicians may receive up to $75,000 in student loan repayment in exchange for a three-year commitment to provide substance use disorder treatment services at NHSC-approved sites.

How to Apply:

See website on how to apply

Additional Information/Comments:

To apply for this program, you must be working, or have accepted an offer of employment by the date you submit an application, at an NHSC SUD Workforce LRP-approved service site.

Contact person(s):

Name, title:


Agency name:

Health Resources and Services Administration


5600 Fishers Lane ,
Rockville, MD 20857


(800) 221-9393





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