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Loan Forgiveness

Loan Forgiveness opportunities may be available to qualified employees based on position and meeting eligibility criteria.


National Health Service Corps (NHSC) - primary care medical, dental, mental/behavioral health clinicians can apply to receive up to $50,000 to repay their health profession student loans in exchange for a two-year commitment. For more information visit the NHSC website.

Nurse Corps - assists registered nurses (including advanced practice registered nurses and nursing faculty) with paying their student loans. To learn more, visit the Nurse Corps website.

Michigan State Loan Repayment Program (MSLRP) - assists employers recruit and retain primary medical, dental and mental healthcare providers by providing loan repayment to those entering into MSLRP service obligations. MSLRP service obligations require participants to provide full-time primary healthcare services in Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA's) at not-for-profit health clinics for two years. MSLRP will assist those selected by providing up to $200,000 in tax-free funds to repay their educational debt over a period of up to eight years. Participants will enter into consecutive two-year MSLRP service obligations requiring them to remain employed for a minimum of 40 hours per week for no less than 45 weeks per year at eligible non-profit practice sites. For more information, visit the MDHHS website.

Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) - may be available to individuals employed full-time at government organizations or qualifying not-for-profits. To learn more, visit to PSLF website.

Equal Opportunity Employer

If you are an applicant with a disability that limits or prohibits you from applying for a job on this online application platform, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting Human Resources by phone (906-372-3144), fax (906-346-9113), or email.

Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center (UGL) is a Federally Qualified Health Center and is a Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Deemed Facility.
UGL receives funding from The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and has Federal Public Health Service deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims for itself and its covered individuals.
This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number H80CS26511 Health Center Cluster, total award amount of $1,839,050 with 89.9 % financed from nongovernmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.