IDEA Grant awards will be contingent on the mutual agreement of Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE) and the grantee to applicable terms and conditions of awards, publication and ownership rights, grantor acknowledgment, prior approval requirements, required fiscal and progress reports and so forth.  Where applicable, a copy of the formal approval from the applicant's Institutional Review Board (IRB) is required before a grant award can be made.

Recipient will be required to submit progress reports annually or as specified by JCNDE.

JCNDE requires ethical behavior in all aspects of its programs and activities and refers applicants to the ADA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct.

The number of grants awarded will depend on the nature, quality, and number of requests received in the funding cycle.  Up to two grants may be awarded.  JCNDE will provide written documentation of reviewer comments for applications not selected for funding.