Georgia Physicians For Rural Areas Assistance Program
To Be Eligible …
Applicants must be a legal resident the U.S., have graduated from an A.C.G.M.E. or A.O.A. accredited Graduate Medical Education Program in the U.S., have a GA Medical License, have a GA Medicaid Provider Number and actively treat Medicaid patients
All specialties can apply, but primary care/core specialties will receive higher priority
- A service-cancelable loan of up to $25,000/year to physicians
- Providing direct patient care in medically underserved, rural areas of Georgia.
- Contracts are awarded for one year and are renewable for addtional 3 terms.
- Funding for this program is provided soley by the State of Georgia.
Loans That Qualify
- Stafford loans
- Grad PLUS loans
- Consolidation loans
- Perkins loans
- Private student loans
You can apply for this forgiveness program here.