Indian Health Service Educational Loan Repayment

To insure that the Indian Health Service (IHS) has an adequate supply of trained health professionals for Indian health program facilities by providing for the repayment of educational loans for participants who agree (by written contract) to serve an applicable period of time at a facility IHS has designated
as a loan repayment priority site or in a designated specialty at a site with an appropriate position.
Related Programs

Examples of Funded Projects

Physicians, nurses, mental health, and other health professionals who have agreed to provide full-time clinical services at an appropriate site for an applicable period of time (2 years) in return for repayment of their health profession education loans.


Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.

Office - See Appendix IV of the Catalog for IHS Area Offices.
Website Address

http://www.ihs.gov