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Application for Canada Student LoanForgiveness for Family Doctors and NursesYou must apply after the end of each 12-month loan forgiveness period.Make sure you complete the entire application.Your completed application must be received no later than 90 days after your 12 month loanforgiveness period ends.(A) About loan forgivenessMany rural and remote communities in Canada lack the primary health care they need. That is why, since April 2013, the Government of Canada hasbeen offering Canada Student Loan forgiveness to eligible family doctors, residents in family medicine, nurse practitioners and nurses who work indesignated rural or remote communities*. This change will help more Canadians get the health care they deserve.This benefit is intended to encourage family doctors, residents in family medicine, nurse practitioners and nurses to practice in under-served rural orremote communities by forgiving a portion of Canada Student Loans.Family doctors and family medicine residents may be eligible for forgiveness of 8,000 per year to a maximum of 40,000 over five years. Nurses andnurse practitioners may be eligible for forgiveness of 4,000 per year to a maximum of 20,000 over five years.*See Designated communities for definition.(B) ELIGIBILITYYou are eligible to apply if you: are practicing in Canada as a family doctor, resident in family medicine, registered nurse, registered psychiatric nurse, registered practicalnurse, licensed practical nurse or nurse practitioner and meet the licensing requirements (see Licensing requirements);started your current employment in the designated community on or after July 1, 2011;have been employed (full-time, part-time or casually) for a full year (12 months) in a designated community and provided in-person servicesfor a minimum of 400 hours (or 50 days) in that community. The 12-month period you select is your loan forgiveness period (see Loanforgiveness period); are in repayment and up-to-date on your Canada Student Loan payments (e.g. you cannot be enrolled in full-time studies); and have outstanding student loans from the Canadian federal government (lines of credit from financial institutions are not eligible).Note: The 12 months of your loan forgiveness period are considered consecutive when you do not have a break in service of more than one month. (SeeSection 6 – Employment Insurance for the exceptions to this rule.)In total, you can receive five periods of Canada Student Loan forgiveness. These periods do not need to be consecutive; however, they cannot overlap.(C) Licensing requirementsYou must have a valid licence from a province or territory to practice one of the following professions:Nurses or Nurse Practitioners:Family DoctorsNurseFamily doctorNurse PractitionerFamily physicianLicensed Practical NurseFamily Medicine Resident (exempt from Licensing – although will beverified with Province)Registered nurseRegistered practical nurseRegistered psychiatric nurse(D) Designated communitiesA designated community is a municipality (as determined by Statistics Canada) that is located outside of: census metropolitan areas;census agglomerations (geographic units) with an urban core population of 50 000 or more; andprovincial capitals.You can verify if your place of work is in a designated rural or remote community by using the postal code lookup on the CanLearn.ca website -erpm/1-eng.do). The name of your designated community is required to complete Section 2 – Employmentinformation and Section 7 – Additional employment information of the application and must match the postal code exactly to be accepted.(E) Loan forgiveness periodYou select 12 consecutive months as your loan forgiveness period, during which you were employed or in practice in a designated rural or remotecommunity and you provided in person services for a minimum of 400 hours (or 50 days).Note: You must complete a full 12-month loan forgiveness period before you can apply for this benefit. The next loan forgiveness period you wish to applyfor can begin after your previous loan forgiveness period has ended.If you worked in more than one designated rural or remote community during your loan forgiveness period to accumulate a minimum of 400 hours (or 50days) of in-person services, use Section 7 (and Section 2) to list the additional employment in chronological order. List your employment history during theloan forgiveness period, starting with your most current employment situation and working back. The number of months that you identify for eachemployment period in Section 2 and Section 7 must total 12 months to reflect a 12-month loan forgiveness period.HRSDC SDE0094 (2013-10-002) EPage 1 of 5

HOW TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FORM(F) SECTION 1 - Applicant InformationMake sure you provide all of the information requested in this section, including your registration or licence number.(G) SECTIONS 2 - Employment InformationMake sure you provide all of the information requested in this section.The designated community must match the community identified by the postal code lookup tool on CanLearn.ca.The loan forgiveness period must be 12 consecutive months.If you have worked in multiple locations, you must complete Section 7. The number of months that you identify for each employment period in Section 2and Section 7 must total 12 months to reflect a 12-month loan forgiveness period. Each section must be signed by the supervisor from that location.(Signatures cannot be provided in an email or a letter.)If you work for an employer, you must have your employer or immediate supervisor attest to the start and end dates of the 12-month loan forgivenessperiod, as well as the number of hours (or days) you completed over that period. Your employer/immediate supervisor must sign and date the attestation.(Signatures cannot be provided in an email or a letter.)If you are self-employed (i.e. you have established a family medicine practice), you must have a local official attest that, to the best of his or herknowledge, you provided the number of hours (or days) of in-person service during the 12-month loan forgiveness period. Local officials may includeelected officials such as the mayor or a member of a legislature, an official at a local hospital or a local band chief. The local official must sign and date theattestation. (Signatures cannot be provided in an email or a letter.)(H) SECTION 3 - Other Canada Student Loan balances with financial institutionsIdentify the name(s) of the financial institution(s) where you have outstanding Canada Student Loan balances. If you do not have any outstanding studentloans with a financial institution, check the “Not Applicable” box.(I) SECTION 4 - Automatic revision of termsOnce the loan forgiveness benefit is approved, a revision of terms will be processed to reduce your payment, keeping the term (number of payments) thesame. If you do not want to have your loan payment reduced, please initial in the space provided.(J) SECTION 5 - Applicant attestationSign and date this section to attest that the information you have provided in your application for this benefit is valid.(K) Section 6 - Employment InsuranceIf you had a break in service of more than one month in the loan forgiveness period during which you were receiving any of the following EmploymentInsurance benefits, you remain eligible to receive Canada Student Loan forgiveness: Maternity benefitsParental benefitsSickness benefitsCompassionate care benefitsBenefit for parents of critically ill childrenIf you were receiving Employment Insurance benefits during the loan forgiveness period you have identified, please complete Section 6 – EmploymentInsurance.(L) SECTION 7 (a, b, c and d) - Additional employment information (if required)If you worked in multiple designated communities during the loan forgiveness period, please provide the additional employment information in thesesections. The number of months that you identify for each employment period in Section 2 and Section 7 must total 12 months to reflect a 12 month loanforgiveness period. Each section must be signed by the supervisor from that location.(M) Apply by mailSend your completed application to:National Student Loans Service CentreP.O. Box 4030Mississauga, ON L5A 4M4If you have any questions concerning your eligibility for Canada Student Loan forgiveness for Family Doctors andNurses, please contact the NSLSC Toll free at 1-888-815-4514 (within North America)HRSDC SDE0094 (2013-10-002) EPage 2 of 5

Human Resources andSkills Development CanadaRessources humaines etDéveloppement des compétences CanadaPROTECTED WHEN COMPLETED - BCANADA STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS FOR FAMILY DOCTORSAND NURSES APPLICATION FORMSECTION 1 - Applicant Information (see Instructions F)First NameLast NameHome Mailing AddressCityTelephone NumberProvincePostal CodeSocial Insurance NumberApplicant's Valid Registration NumberFamily Medicine ResidentFamily DoctorRegistered NurseLicensed Practical NurseNurse PractitionerRegistered Psychiatric NurseRegistered Practical NurseSECTION 2 - Employment Information (see Instructions G)Please list your most recent employer and the name and address of the medical facility/private practice in the designated community where you providedin-person services during your loan forgiveness period. If you worked in more than one designated rural or remote community, list the additionalsupporting employment history in Section 7.Name and Mailing Address of Medical Facility/Private PracticeName of Designated CommunityPostal CodeEmployment Start Date at this LocationMonth/Day/YearUsing the “From” and “To” fields, identify 12 consecutive months of employment during which you provided a minimum of 400 hours (or 50 days of service)in a designated rural or remote community. This is your loan forgiveness period.Note: If you were receiving Employment Insurance benefits during the loan forgiveness period you have identified, please complete Section 6 –Employment Insurance.From (Month/Day/Year)To (Month/Day/Year)In-person services during the loan forgiveness periodNo. of Hours CompletedORNo. of Days CompletedSupervisor/Attestor InformationName of Immediate Supervisor/AttestorTitleSupervisor/Attestor Phone No.I attest the applicant worked the indicated number of hours and/or days at the work address and medical facility/private practice indicated within theperiod of time identified. I also attest that the applicant was not employed at this work address prior to July 1, 2011.Month/Day/yearSignature of SupervisorSECTION 3 - Other Canada Student Loan Balances with Financial Institutions (see Instructions H)Not ApplicableName of Institution(s)12SECTION 4 -Automatic Revision of Terms (see Instructions I)If you are approved for loan forgiveness, once your loan balance has been reduced, your monthly loan payments will also automatically be reduced. If youdo not want to have your monthly loan payments reduced, initial the blank space and your monthly payments will remain the same(applicantinitials).SECTION 5 - Applicant Attestation - To be completed by applicant in full (see Instructions J)By signing below, I acknowledge that I am making an application to determine whether I qualify to receive loan forgiveness for doctors, residents in familymedicine, nurse practitioners and nurses practicing in designated rural or remote communities on my Canada Student Loans. I understand that it is anoffence to make a false or misleading statement, and that such a statement may result in legal action being taken against me. Furthermore, I understandthat administrative measures may be taken in respect of my student loans if such a statement is made. I acknowledge that the federal government andany of its agents or contractors, the National Student Loan Service Centre, consumer credit grantor(s), credit bureau(s), credit reporting agency(ies), anyperson or business with whom I have or may have had financial dealings and my financial institution(s) may directly or indirectly collect, retain, use,disclose and exchange among themselves any personal information related to this application for the purposes of carrying out their duties under thefederal Act(s) and Regulation(s) including for administration, enforcement, debt collection, audit, verification, research and evaluation purposes. Where myconsent is required to permit the direct or indirect collection, retention, use or disclosure of personal information required by law, by signing below, Iprovide my consent.Signature of ApplicantHRSDC SDE0094 (2013-10-002) EPage 3 of 5Month/Day/Year

Section 6 – Employment InsuranceIf you had a break in service of more than one month in the loan forgiveness period during which you were receiving any of the following EmploymentInsurance benefits, you remain eligible to receive Canada Student Loan forgiveness: Maternity benefitsParental benefitsSickness benefitsCompassionate care benefitsBenefit for parents of critically ill childrenDid you receive any of these benefits?:YesNoI consent for the Canada Student Loans Program to contact the Canada Employment Insurance Commission to verify that I was in fact onEmployment Insurance related leave during my loan forgiveness period identified in Section 2, if required, for the purpose of continued eligibility.Additional employment informationSection 7a – Additional employer/communityPlease list your additional employment information in this section as part of your loan forgiveness period. The number of months that you identify for eachemployment period in Section 2 and Section 7 must total 12 months to reflect a 12 month loan forgiveness period. In addition to section 2, any informationprovided in section 7a) b) c) d) must be signed by the supervisor from that location.Name and Mailing Address of Medical Facility/Private PracticeName of Designated CommunityPostal CodeEmployment Start Date at this LocationMonth/Day/YearUsing the “From” and “To” fields, identify the months of employment during which you contributed toward a minimum of 400 hours (or 50 days of service)in a designated rural or remote community. These months are a part of your complete loan forgiveness period.Note: If you were receiving Employment Insurance benefits during the loan forgiveness period you have identified, please complete Section 6 –Employment Insurance.From (Month/Day/Year)To (Month/Day/Year)In-person services during the loan forgiveness periodNo. of Hours CompletedORNo. of Days CompletedSupervisor/Attestor InformationName of Immediate Supervisor/AttestorTitleSupervisor/Attestor Phone No.I attest the applicant worked the indicated number of hours and/or days at the work address and medical facility/private practice indicated within theperiod of time identified. I also attest that the applicant was not employed at this work address prior to July 1, 2011.Month/Day/yearSignature of SupervisorSection 7b – Additional employer/communityPlease list your additional employment information in this section as part of your loan forgiveness period. The number of months that you identify for eachemployment period in Section 2 and Section 7 must total 12 months to reflect a 12 month loan forgiveness period. In addition to section 2, any informationprovided in section 7a) b) c) d) must be signed by the supervisor from that location.Name and Mailing Address of Medical Facility/Private PracticeName of Designated CommunityPostal CodeEmployment Start Date at this LocationMonth/Day/YearUsing the “From” and “To” fields, identify the months of employment during which you contributed toward a minimum of 400 hours (or 50 days of service)in a designated rural or remote community. These months are a part of your complete loan forgiveness period.Note: If you were receiving Employment Insurance benefits during the loan forgiveness period you have identified, please complete Section 6 –Employment Insurance.From (Month/Day/Year)To (Month/Day/Year)In-person services during the loan forgiveness periodNo. of Hours CompletedHRSDC SDE0094 (2013-10-002) EORPage 4 of 5No. of Days Completed

Supervisor/Attestor InformationName of Immediate Supervisor/AttestorTitleSupervisor/Attestor Phone No.I attest the applicant worked the indicated number of hours and/or days at the work address and medical facility/private practice indicated within theperiod of time identified. I also attest that the applicant was not employed at this work address prior to July 1, 2011.Month/Day/yearSignature of SupervisorSection 7c – Additional employer/communityPlease list your additional employment information in this section as part of your loan forgiveness period. The number of months that you identify for eachemployment period in Section 2 and Section 7 must total 12 months to reflect a 12 month loan forgiveness period. In addition to section 2, any informationprovided in section 7a) b) c) d) must be signed by the supervisor from that location.Name and Mailing Address of Medical Facility/Private PracticeName of Designated CommunityPostal CodeEmployment Start Date at this LocationMonth/Day/YearUsing the “From” and “To” fields, identify the months of employment during which you contributed toward a minimum of 400 hours (or 50 days of service)in a designated rural or remote community. These months are a part of your complete loan forgiveness period.Note: If you were receiving Employment Insurance benefits during the loan forgiveness period you have identified, please complete Section 6 –Employment Insurance.From (Month/Day/Year)To (Month/Day/Year)In-person services during the loan forgiveness periodNo. of Hours CompletedORNo. of Days CompletedSupervisor/Attestor InformationName of Immediate Supervisor/AttestorTitleSupervisor/Attestor Phone No.I attest the applicant worked the indicated number of hours and/or days at the work address and medical facility/private practice indicated within theperiod of time identified. I also attest that the applicant was not employed at this work address prior to July 1, 2011.Month/Day/yearSignature of SupervisorSection 7d – Additional employer/communityPlease list your additional employment information in this section as part of your loan forgiveness period. The number of months that you identify for eachemployment period in Section 2 and Section 7 must total 12 months to reflect a 12 month loan forgiveness period. In addition to section 2, any informationprovided in section 7a) b) c) d) must be signed by the supervisor from that location.Name and Mailing Address of Medical Facility/Private PracticeName of Designated CommunityPostal CodeEmployment Start Date at this LocationMonth/Day/YearUsing the “From” and “To” fields, identify the months of employment during which you contributed toward a minimum of 400 hours (or 50 days of service)in a designated rural or remote community. These months are a part of your complete loan forgiveness period.Note: If you were receiving Employment Insurance benefits during the loan forgiveness period you have identified, please complete Section 6 –Employment Insurance.From (Month/Day/Year)To (Month/Day/Year)In-person services during the loan forgiveness periodNo. of Hours CompletedORNo. of Days CompletedSupervisor/Attestor InformationName of Immediate Supervisor/AttestorTitleSupervisor/Attestor Phone No.I attest the applicant worked the indicated number of hours and/or days at the work address and medical facility/private practice indicated within theperiod of time identified. I also attest that the applicant was not employed at this work address prior to July 1, 2011.Signature of SupervisorHRSDC SDE0094 (2013-10-002) EPage 5 of 5Month/Day/year

Nurses or Nurse Practitioners: Family Doctors. Nurse Nurse Practitioner. Licensed Practical Nurse Registered nurse. Registered practical nurse Registered psychiatric nurse. Family doctor Family physician. Family Medicine Resident (exempt from Licensing - although will be verified with Province) (D) Designated communities (E) Loan forgiveness .