Minnesota Nurse Faculty Loan Forgiveness Program

The purpose this program is to recruit and retain health care professionals to needed areas and facilities in Minnesota.To be eligible, prospective participants must apply to the Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (ORHPC), during the application cycle of September 1 - January 2.

Participants must plan to teach at least 12 credit hours, or 720 hours per year (including prep time), for a minimum of three years in a post-secondary nursing program.

Application Deadline

  • January 2


Award Amount

$6,750 - $27,000

Number of Awards: Varies

Is the scholarship auto renew: No

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants Must be a resident of Minnesota

Scholarship Requirements

  • Essay: Not Required

Sponsoring Organization

Minnesota Department of Health

Loan Forgiveness Program Officer PO Box 64882
St. Paul, MN 55164-0882