Oklahoma Physician/Community Match Program

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To Be Eligible …

  1. Applicant desires to practice in an Oklahoma community that is participating in the Match Program.
  2. Applicant graduated from an accredited medical or osteopathic college, successfully completed a postdoctoral program in primary care, and preparing to set up initial practice or currently practicing a primary care specialty as approved by the Physician Manpower Training Commission.
  3. Applicant has not previously received funding through PMTC scholarship programs.
  4. Applicant has no other assistance which has a conflicting service obligation requirement.
  5. Specialties other than primary care may be approved by PMTC if a valid need exists in a matching community.
  6. Applicant must not be currently practicing in a rural Oklahoma community.
  7. Not currently on a J-1 Visa.

Amount of Loan

$40,000.00 maximum – $20,000 minimum 
A lump sum payment provided when the physician begins practice in the matching community.

Eligible Loans

  • Stafford loans
  • Grad PLUS loans
  • Perkins loans
  • Consolidation loans
  • Private loans
  • State loans
  • Institutional loans
  • Primary Care Loans (PCL)

Next Steps

You can find the application online.

Contact

Janie S. Thompson, M.Ed.
Physician Programs Coordinator  
5500 North Western Avenue, Suite 201 
Oklahoma City, OK 73118 
T: (405) 843-5667 
F: (405) 843-5792 
[email protected]

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