If you’re a nurse in the Sunshine State, you may be eligible for loan forgiveness.
To qualify for this award, you must be registered as a licensed practical nurse (LPN), registered nurse (RN), or advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP) in the state of Florida. You must also work full-time at a designated employment site. Qualifying sites include public schools, teaching hospitals, and specialty hospitals for children.
You can receive up to $4,000 per year for a maximum of 4 years.
• Stafford loans
• Grad PLUS loans
• Consolidation loans
• Perkins loans
• Private student loans
Note: Only loans obtained to cover nursing educational expenses or living expenses while studying nursing are eligible.
You can find more information on the Florida Nursing Student Loan Forgiveness Program here.