Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
238
Days
July 30 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Proof of Maryland Dental License, Certification of School Loan Debt (self report), Proof of graduation, Proof of Maryland Dental License, Signed Letter of Understanding from each practice site OR Proof of Practice, Completed Lender Verification form(s) from each lending institution,
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Email
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
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Maryland Dent-Care Loan Assistance Repayment Program

Description

The program is for practicing dentists. The applicant must have graduated from an accredited US dental school; must have a valid unrestricted license to practice dentistry in Maryland and be employed full-time as a dentist in Maryland providing care to Maryland Medical Assistance Program (MMAP) recipients in Maryland; must have at least 30 percent of the patient population as MMAP recipients; and must have outstanding eligible higher education loans. The award may be renewed up to two years. The recommendation forms must be three (3) in total: two from dentists familiar with applicantÔÇÖs clinical skills and one additional. The proof of graduation from an accredited U.S. dental school must be in a sealed envelope bearing school seal. An email documenting completion of degree and graduation date from Registrar will also be accepted (and preferred, if possible).

Amount Details

$23,740
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Maryland
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Dental Health/Services

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Proof of Maryland Dental License, Certification of School Loan Debt (self report), Proof of graduation, Proof of Maryland Dental License, Signed Letter of Understanding from each practice site OR Proof of Practice, Completed Lender Verification form(s) from each lending institution,
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Email
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
Contact Ms. Stacy Costello
MPH, CHES Program Manager
mdh.mdclarpprogram@maryland.gov
Tel: 410-767-3300
Fax: 410-332-0250 Address 6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201