INDIANAPOLIS (March 1, 2017) - Indiana’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program for Mental Health and Addiction Professionals is currently accepting applications to provide loan repayment assistance to eligible psychiatrists, addiction psychiatrists, psychologists, psychiatric nurses (including psychiatric nurse practitioners), addiction counselors and mental health professionals. Applications must be submitted by May 1, 2017, for consideration and are available on the state’s loan repayment website. This is the third year for this program. In its first two years, Indiana repaid loans for 129 recipients totaling more than $1.1 million in funding.
Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements to be considered for this program:
Visit the loan repayment website for information or to apply online; or email DmhaHB1360@fssa.in.gov or call 317-232-7800 with questions.
The Loan Repayment Assistance Program was approved by the Indiana General Assembly (HB 1360) in 2014 and is managed by the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s (FSSA) Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA).
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