Starting Jan. 13, eligible California dentists, dental students, physicians and medical residents can apply for up to $300,000 in student loan repayment or a practice support grant through the Proposition 56 Medi-Cal Physicians and Dentists Loan Repayment Program, known as CalHealthCares. In return, award recipients are required to make a strong commitment to serving Medi-Cal members by maintaining a patient caseload of at least 30% Medi-Cal beneficiaries. Additional requirements apply.
Eligible individuals should apply Jan. 13 through Feb. 7, 2020. Interested applicants can read the eligibility requirements and watch informational webinars by visiting the CalHealthCares website.