Are you a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or permanent resident who spends and will continue to spend at least 20 hours per week on research? Do you have a doctoral degree (M.D., or Ph.D. or equivalent)?* Is your educational debt at least 20% of your annual salary? If the answer is YES to all of these questions, you are encouraged to apply to the NIH Loan Repayment Programs (LRP).
Awardees can receive up to $70,000 of qualified educational debt repayment with a two-year contract. Please share this valuable information with your colleagues!
The LRP application cycle is open from September 1st – November 15th. Go to www.lrp.nih.gov to learn more about eligibility requirements, application dates, and many benefits of the program.
Get Ready for the New Application Cycle!
* All LRP recipients must have doctoral degrees with the exception of the LRP-CIR for Contraception and Infertility Research.