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Tribal Recruitment and Retention Program Benefits

Program Description

The Tribal Recruitment and Retention Program provides funding to tribes, tribal and Indian organizations to recruit, place and retain health professionals to meet the staffing needs of Indian health programs.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a Native American/American Indian and you or your family member must be enrolled in a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaskan Native village. In addition, you must be a health care professional who is qualified/certified/licensed in dentistry, family medicine, internal medicine, geriatric medicine, psychiatry, as a nurse or nurse anesthetist, or you must have completed a professional degree and currently study or intend to pursue study in the field of health care.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

For more information, see the Program Contact Information below. To receive benefits through this program, you much check with the tribe in whose service area you reside

Program Contact Information

Health Professions Support Team
801 Thompson Ave., Suite 120
Rockville, MD 20852