Texas - Panhandle Plains

Cindy Ellis
Tel: 512-776-2127

The Panhandle Plains, comprised of the high plains region and the rolling plains, make up the southern end of the Great Plains of the central United States. 

Better known as cattle country, the Panhandle Plains offer big skies, sweeping sunsets, great plains, and breathtaking vistas. Adventurers can climb the majestic multicolored cliffs of Caprock Escarpment and explore rugged Palo Duro Canyon on foot or horseback.

Area cities complete with cowboy customs as well as cultural sophistication are exciting destinations.

This area is also wonderful for those interested in Old West Heritage and offers many museums and exhibits relating to the topic. Truly a unique area!

All 30 slots for FFY 2020 in Texas have been filled.  The next application cycle for FFY 2021 will open in September 2020.  Please send all inquiries to the Conrad 30 Program Office: Conrad30@dshs.texas.gov or go to http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/chpr/j1info.shtm

J1 Contact Information

Conrad 30 Program Office
Texas Dept of State Health Services
1100 West 49th Street
Mail Code 1898
Austin Texas 78756
Phone: (512) 776-6164
Fax: (512) 776-7344
Texas Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program

Additional Contacts

Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program

The next National Health Service Corps (NHSC) & NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program application cycles open in Winter 2020.  Note that the HPSA scores shown on the Workforce Connector as of the application cycle closing date(s) will be used for each current year.

For the latest information and to sign up to be notified when the next application cycle opens, go to the Loan Repayment Section of the NHSC website at: https://nhsc.hrsa.gov/loan-repayment/index.html.  

For the latest information on the NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program and to sign up for email updates visit their website at https://bhw.hrsa.gov/loans-scholarships/nurse-corps/loan-repayment-program.

Cindy Ellis
Texas Dept of State Health Services - TX Primary Care Office
1100 West 49th Street
Mail Code 1898
Austin, TX 78756
Phone: 512-776-2127
Fax: 512-776-4232
Texas Primary Care Office

Additional Contacts

Texas Primary Care Office
Tel: 512-776-7518
Fax: 512-776-4232


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