Georgia Physicians For Rural Areas: Student Loan Assistance Program

If you’re a physician in Georgia, you may be rewarded for practicing in a rural community.

Am I eligible?

There are only a few requirements for this award. First, you must commit to practice medicine for a minimum of 40 clinical hours per week. Second, you must practice in a Georgia county with fewer than 35,000 people. Lastly, you must participate in the Medicaid program and actively treat Medicaid recipients.

How much is the award?

If you’re eligible, you can receive up to $25,000 per year for up to 4 years.

Which loans qualify?

• Stafford loans
• Grad PLUS loans
• Consolidation loans
• Perkins loans
• Private student loans

How do I apply?

Learn more and apply for the Georgia Physician’s Student Loan Forgiveness program here.


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