February 22, 2022
The CalHealthCares Loan Repayment Program application deadline has been extended to Friday, March 11, 2022.
To help applicants through the process, CalHealthCares has hosted webinars that provide an overview of the application, important deadlines, common mistakes, and the scoring system. The webinars end with a live question and answer session.
If you were unable to attend one of the live webinars; they are now available for viewing on demand.
the CalHealthCares website also offers a variety of resources for potential applicants, including a sample business plan, FAQs, and information on the forms needed to apply.
CalHealthCares provides student debt loan repayment for California doctors and dentists that improves access to care for Medi-Cal patients. Eligible physicians can apply for a loan repayment award of up to $300,000 in exchange for a five-year service obligation. Eligible dentists can apply for a Loan Repayment Grant of up to $300,000 in exchange for a five-year service obligation or a Practice Support Grant of up to $300,000 in exchange for a five-year service obligation. 10 years service. The program is funded by voter-approved Proposition 56 tobacco tax revenues.