Licensed Vocational Nurse Loan Repayment Program

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Opportunity Type:
  • Loan
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The purpose of this program is to increase the number of appropriately trained LVNs providing direct patient care in a qualified facility or area in California.


Eligible applicants may receive loan repayments of up to $8,000 in exchange for a 12-month service obligation practicing and providing direct patient care in a qualified facility.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Individual

Eligible Geographies:

For a facility to qualify, it must be in an eligible geographic or site designation.

Important Dates

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

Funding Details

Total estimated available funding The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
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.
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.
Letter of Intent Required? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
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.
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.
  • State

Funding Source Notes:

Funding for the program comes from licensure fees paid by Licensed Vocational Nurses in California.

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).
  • Reimbursement(s)

Funding Method Notes:

After completing the required 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,

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