Loans Made On Or After July 1, 1987
You can receive partial cancellation for service in the
Peace Coprs or VISTA. There is a four year limit. The first two
years qualify for 15% each; and years three and four qualify
for 20% each.
For Loans Made After November 28, 1990
You might receive partial cancellation if you were/are a
full-time law enforcement or corrections officer. Up to 100% of
the Student Loan Funds disbursed can be cancelled under this
For Loans Made On Or After July 23, 1992
Cancellation provisions have been expanded to include the
- Full-time special education teachers in a public or other
non-profit elementary or secondary school system, or
full-time qualified professional provider of early
intervention services in a public or other non-profit program
under public supervision.
- A teacher of any field of expertise considered by the
state education agency to have a shortage of qualified
teachers (i.e., mathematics, science, bilingual education,
- A full-time nurse or medical technician.
- An employee of a public/private non-profit child or
family service agency who is providing or supervising the
provision of services to "high risk" children and their
families from low-income communities.