Description: ADHA’s Institute for Oral Health Scholarship Program offers financial assistance to dental hygiene students and dental hygienists who demonstrate a commitment to advance the discipline of dental hygiene. The call for scholarship applications begin in October of each year.
Career Interest: Dental hygiene.
Scholarship amounts: Certificate only.
Students can only apply for one ADHA Institute for Oral Health scholarship so choose the one for which you are most qualified.
Awarded to members of minority groups currently underrepresented in dental hygiene programs at the Certificate educational level (examples of eligible applicants include African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, Native Americans, and males).
Minimum grade point average of 3.0.
Must demonstrate financial need.
Enrolled in an accredited dental hygiene program in the United States.
Must have completed at least one year of dental hygiene curriculum by award year (students may be in the process of completing their first year when application is submitted.
If you are an undergraduate student, you are a student member of the American Dental Hygienists’Association (ADHA).
If you are a graduate student, you are a student or active member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA), hold an active dental hygiene license, and hold the minimum of a baccalaureate degree.
How to apply:
Download application from Website and complete/have completed applicant, goals, faculty and program director sections.
ADHA Institute for Oral Health
Scholarship Award Program, 444 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 3400