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VMLRP News and Timeline

This page will be updated with current VMLRP related news and events, and contains a timeline that lays out the process and events behind the VMLRP program.

VMLRP News and Updates

June 24, 2022: SOLICITATION OF VETERINARY SHORTAGE SITUATION NOMINATIONS FOR THE VETERINARY MEDICINE LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM

On June 22, the Federal Register published a notice titled, "Solicitation of Veterinary Shortage Situation Nominations for the Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program." The Federal Register notice is part of the administrative process to initiate the nomination period and procedures for nominating veterinary shortage situations for fiscal years (FY) 2023-2025. No action is needed at this time. The first day to submit shortage nominations is October 3, 2022. For more information, read the full Federal Register notice

VMLRP Timeline

Dates listed below are subject to change in relation to unforeseen circumstances or administrative changes.

Tasks FY 2022 FY 2023 FY 2024
Shortage Nomination Webinar September 22, 2021 TBD 2022 TBD 2023
Shortage Nomination Cycle Opens October 4, 2021 October 3, 2022 October 2, 2023
Shortage Nomination Cycle Closed November 8, 2021 November 14, 2022 November 13, 2023
Shortage Situation Areas Posted January 4, 2022 February 2023 February 2024
Application Period Opens March 15, 2022 February 2023 February 2024
Applicant Webinar March 2022 TBD 2023 TBD 2024
Application Period Closes April 15, 2022 April 2023 April 2024
VMLRP Awards Offered September 30, 2022 September 30, 2023 September 30, 2024


 

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