State LRAP Programs & Contacts
There are 24 statewide loan repayment assistance programs (LRAPs) providing assistance in the District of Columbia, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska (two programs), New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Vermont, and Virginia. Kansas has an LRAP that operates in 50 of the state's 105 counties. (See Program Contact information listed below).
These 24 LRAPs range in size and scope. Almost all require participants to be working in public interest law. Some are funded through state legislative appropriations while others rely on funding from the private sector or from Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts (IOLTA) funding.
The statewide LRAPs are summarized in these charts.
- Statewide LRAPs Summary
- Statewide LRAPs Funding
- Statewide LRAPs Eligible Loans
- Statewide LRAPs Eligible Employment
State LRAPs and Contacts
The Chicago Bar Foundation
Sun-Times Public Interest Law Fellowship (LRAP award)
Indiana Bar Foundation
Justice Richard M. Givan Loan Repayment Assistance Program
Maryland Higher Education Commission, Office of Student Financial Assistance
Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program
New Hampshire Bar Foundation
New Mexico Higher Education Department
Public Service Law Loan Repayment Program
New York Higher Education Services Corporation
NYS District Attorney and Indigent Legal Services Attorney Loan Forgiveness (DALF) Program