Bureau of Health Workforce

Scholarships and Loan Repayment

National Center for Health Workforce Analysis

The National Center for Health Workforce Analysis coordinates and manages data collection, analysis, and evaluation efforts for the Bureau of Health Workforce.

Map of USA

Shortage Designation

How we use shortage designations to improve access to primary care, dental, and mental health providers.


Programs that enhance training for future health care providers and teachers and promote primary care practice in underserved areas.   

Loans & Scholarships

Information on scholarship, loan, and loan repayment programs that enable clinicians to work in underserved areas.

National Practitioner Data Bank

Authorized health care entities can find information on past adverse actions by providers and suppliers.

Funding Opportunities

Open funding opportunities and technical assistance for grantees and applicants.