Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program

To assist in the recruitment and retention of professional registered nurses (RN) in approved critical shortage areas to increase access to quality health care by offering loan repayment in return for full-time service at an eligible health care facility with a critical shortage of nurses.




Related Programs

Examples of Funded Projects

Loan repayments for nursing education costs made to registered nurses working full-time in health care facilities with a critical shortage of nurses.


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 - Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program, Division of Applications and Awards, Bureau of Clinician Recruitment and Service (BCRS), Health Resources and Services Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 9-36, Rockville, MD 20857.

Telephone: (301) 594-4130.
Website Address

www.hrsa.gov