County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Loan Repayment Program

Portal ID:
1179
Status:
Closed (66 total applications submitted)
Opportunity Type:
  • Grant
Last Updated:
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Details

Purpose:

The County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Loan Repayment Program assists with the repayment of qualified educational loans for primary care healthcare professionals who provide healthcare services at an approved site located in the 35 CMSP counties.

Description:

The County Medical Services Program Loan Repayment Program (CMSP LRP) awards successful applicants $50,000 for a two-year, full-time commitment and $25,000 for a two-year, half-time commitment.  Applicants must work in a CMSP qualified site located in one of the 35 CMSP counties.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Individual

Possess a valid and unrestricted license to practice your profession in California Have no existing service commitment or obligation to another entity Be current on all child support payments Have unpaid educational loans Be employed at an eligible site  Commit to providing a two-year full-time (40 hrs/week) or a two-year half-time (20 hrs/week) service obligation

Eligible Geographies:

Applicants must work in a CMSP approved practice site in one of the 35 CMSP counties: 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

Application deadline The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantor.
Expected award announcement The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
April 2021
Period of performance The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
Two months

Funding Details

Total estimated available funding The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
$2,000,000
Expected number of awards A single grant opportunity may represent one or many awards. Some grantors may know in advance the exact number of awards to be given. Others may indicate a range. Some may wish to and wait until the application period closes before determining how many awards to offer; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
Dependent
Estimated amount per award Grant opportunities representing multiple awards may offer awards in the same amount or in varied amounts. Some may wish to wait until the application period closes before determining per-award amounts; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
$5,000 – $50,000
Letter of Intent Required? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
Yes ( see Description for details )
Requires Matched Funding? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) be able to fully or partially match the grant award amount with another funding source.
No
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:

County Medical Services Program grant

Funding Method: 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).
  • Advance(s)

Funding Method Notes:

CMSP LRP awardees receive the first payment six-months after starting their service obligation. The second and final payment is made six-months after the first payment.

How to Apply

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

Resources

For questions about this grant, contact:
1-916-326-3700, slrp@oshpd.ca.gov