New Mexico offers a variety of opportunities for stipend, loan for service and loan repayment programs. All of the programs are competitive and require applications to be completed.
The New Mexico Department of Health administers the New Mexico Health Service Corps stipend and community contracts programs. The New Mexico Health Service Corps contact is Timothy Lopez, Director, 505-222-8671. In addition, the NM Department of Health offers a Rural Practitioner income tax credit program, a summary of which may be found on this page.
Within New Mexico each year, the National Health Service Corps approves of many NHSC Scholar and Loan Repayment practice sites. Application guidelines and materials may be found at the NHSC Web site.