Research Management Group (RMG)

NIH Extramural Loan Repayment Programs
Dual Internal Stanford Submission Process Required

NIH Loan Repayment program for residents, postdoctoral fellows, medical fellows, basic life science staff/research associates, Instructors, Clinical Instructors, and assistant professors who meet the eligibility criteria below >>.

Please review step #1 and step #2 (how to obtain the eRA Commons ID through your RPM) on this webpage prior to going to the NIH website or submitting your application.

Types of LRP programs (see eligibility below for links to related NIH notices):
Clinical Research (LRP-CR)
Clinical Research for Individuals from Disadvantaged Backgrounds (LRP-IDB)
Pediatric Research (LRP-PR)
Contraception and Infertility Research (LRP-CIR)
Health Disparities Research (LRP-HDR)

Submit your internal LRP Supplemental Information form (see Step #1 below >>) to Shannon Monahan** anytime prior to
Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016
See Step #2 below about obtaining an eRA Commons ID with the help of your department's Research Process Manager (RPM)
NIH application deadline no later than: Nov. 15, 2016

*Please note: The NIH will accept applications beginning Sept. 1st. You are strongly encouraged to submit your NIH LRP application as soon as possible. Please do not wait until the last day as the procedure for certifying the application online by our designated Institutional Business Official, Shannon Monahan (see step #1), has changed and now must be completed by the Nov. 15th deadline.

Please review the tips for step #1 & step #2 (how to obtain your eRA Common ID # on this webpage before going to the NIH website.
See the eligibility section below >> for links to related NIH Notices for each LRP program.

NIH website:
Click on Extramural LRP programs:



STEP #1: Submit your Internal supplemental information form to Shannon Monahan anytime prior to Tuesday, November 8, 2016:

STEP #2: submit your complete application to the NIH anytime prior
Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016**.


NIH wants to encourage outstanding health professionals to pursue careers in biomedical, behavioral, social, and clinical research. If you commit at least two years to conducting qualified research funded by a domestic nonprofit organization or U.S. federal, state, or local government entity, NIH may repay up to $35,000 of your qualified student loan debt per year, including most undergraduate, graduate, and medical school loans. Loan repayment benefits are in addition to the institutional salary you receive for your research.



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