Allied Healthcare Loan Repayment Program

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  • Loan
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The purpose of the County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Allied Healthcare Loan Repayment Program (AHLRP) is to increase the number of appropriately trained allied healthcare professionals in California. Furthermore, it empowers and encourages those professionals to provide direct patient care in a CMSP-designated county at any number of CMSP-contracted provider sites in underserved areas and communities throughout California.


Eligible applicants may receive loan repayments of up to $16,000 in exchange for a 12-month service obligation practicing and providing direct patient care at one of the CMSP-contracted provider sites in any of the 35 CMSP-designated counties.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Individual

Eligible Geographies:

AHLRP applicants must work in a CMSP-designated county and at one of the CMSP-contracted provider sites.
The 35 CMSP-designated counties include:
Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Glenn, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Madera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Modoc, Mono, Napa, Nevada, Plumas, San Benito, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Yolo, and Yuba.

Important Dates

The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantmaker. Time listed as “00:00” equates to midnight.
The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
January 2023
The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
One month

Funding Details

The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
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Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
Certain grants require that the recipient(s) be able to fully or partially match the grant award amount with another funding source.
The funding source allocated to fund the grant. It may be either State or Federal (or a combination of both), and be tied to a specific piece of legislation, a proposition, or a bond number.
  • Other

Funding Source Notes:

Funding is provided by the County Medical Services Program.

The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Reimbursement(s)

Funding Method Notes:

Upon completing the 12-month service obligation, Grantees will receive their full award amount.

How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.


For questions about this grant, contact:
Michael Andrijich, 1-916-326-3656,