Mental Health Loan Assumption Program
Sponsored by: Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Applicant must be currently working or have an offer to work in a hard to fill/retain position within California's Public Mental Health System. Eligible licensed or registered psychiatric, psychologists, marriage/family therapists, social workers, and psychiatric nurses may apply. Priority consideration will be given to applicants best suited to meet the cultural and linguistic needs and demands of mental health consumers, based on the applicant meeting one or more of the following selection criteria: work experience, cultural/linguistic competence, fluency, personal/community background, community service, and career goal.s
|Application Deadline||October 16|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Other|
|Number of Applications||1222|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Award is not automatically renewable. Recipient must go through competitive process to be considered for each award, each cycle.
|Must be repaid?
One year commitment to work in a Public Mental Health System of California.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|