Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program
Sponsored by: Maryland Higher Education Commission
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.
|Application Deadline||November 1|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Other|
|Award Coverage||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.|
|Required areas of study||Law, nursing, occupational therapists, physical therapy, social work, speech pathology, teaching|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Reapplication required for renewal.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|