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NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program

NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program supports registered nurses (RNs), advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), and nurse faculty by paying up to 85% of their unpaid nursing education debt.

Am I Eligible for Loan Repayment?
Review the following NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program requirements to find out.

I am a:

licensed registered nurse;
advanced practice registered nurse, such as a nurse practitioner; or
nurse faculty member with qualifying nursing debt.
I received my nursing education from:

an accredited school of nursing located in a U.S. state or territory.
I work full-time in:

an eligible Critical Shortage Facility in a high need area (for RNs, APNs),
an accredited school of nursing (for nurse faculty).

We give funding preference depending on your financial need.


Applications accepted in the winter

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: Senior

Graduate: Graduating student

Award Type:
Other Awards/Resources

Award Period:
Post Bachelors
Post Graduate School

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:

Additional Qualifications:
US citizen or permanent resident

Last Updated:
July 19, 2018

Last Updated: 9/12/17