Health Care Loan Forgiveness Programs
NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program
(Formerly the Federal Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program)
This federally-funded program provides registered nurse loan recipients with loan forgiveness of up to 60% of their qualifying loan balance in exchange for two years of service at a critical shortage facility.
This loan repayment assistance program serves registered nurses employed in Iowa and nurse educators teaching at eligible Iowa college and universities.
This loan repayment assistance program serves osteopathic doctors, physicians assistants, podiatrists and physical therapists practicing in high-need communities in Iowa.
This program provides a loan repayment incentive to medical students at the University of Iowa or Des Moines University who agree to practice as physicians in rural commitment areas in Iowa for five consecutive years.
This program provides a loan repayment incentive to advanced registered nurse and physician assistant students enrolled at eligible Iowa colleges and universities who agree to practice in a rural service commitment area in Iowa for five consecutive years.