Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program
Applicant must graduate from a college in Maryland or from a law school and be employed full-time in state or local government or in a nonprofit organization in Maryland. Applicant's employer must help low income, underserved residents or underserved areas in the state. Applicant must have loans from a university, government, or commercial source used to pay for college expenses. Applicant may not be in default on a loan. Gross salary cannot exceed $50,000 and, if married, combined salaries cannot exceed $110,000.
Awards will be determined by an applicant's overall reported educational debt at the time of application. Recipients will lock-in to an award level that contains set award amounts. Award funds are distributed annually over a three (3) year period as long as the recipient remains eligible and continues to submit the required annual employment, lender and tax documentation by the deadline.
Reapplication required for renewal.
Study areas: Law, nursing, occupational therapists, physical therapy, social work, speech pathology, teaching
- November 1
- Award type:
- Award coverage:
- Min. award:
- Max. award:
- Awarded anualy:
- Unlimited awards:
- Repay required:
- Law and Legal Studies, Other,Occupational Therapy,Teacher Education, Multiple Levels,Social Work,Speech-Language Pathology,Nursing, Other,Physician Assistant,Physical Therapy
- Social Service
- Local Government Employee,Education/Teacher,Non-Profit Organization Employee
- Economically/Educationally Disadvantaged,Low Income
Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400 Annapolis, MD 21401 United States
Phone: (410) 260-4565
Fax: (410) 260-3203