Loan Repayment Opportunities
MSPP students can apply to pre-qualify for the possibility of receiving a tax-free contribution to their student loans of $25,000 a year for each of two years (for a maximum total of $50,000) when they take a position in a designated Health Provider Shortage Area (HPSA) facility. (Click here to find designated facilities on HPSA's search engine). Master's level graduates are potentially eligible for $20,000 a year for each of two years (for a maximum total of $40,000) after being accepted into the loan repayment program. Frances Mervyn, our Dean of Students, is available to assist students interested in a public sector career secure state repayment of up to $50,000 in educational loans. Those interested in any kind of community mental health work should look into this program. For more information, contact Frances Mervyn by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.