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ADA Foundation accepting applications until March 13 for Allied Dental Student Scholarship Program

February 16, 2015 The application period is open for the ADA Foundation 2015 Allied Dental Student Scholarship Program. March 13 is the deadline to apply.

Each year, the ADAF awards scholarships to students pursuing dental assisting, dental hygiene and dental laboratory technology careers in ADA Commission on Dental Accreditation-accredited programs. Scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to 15 students studying to become dental hygienists, 10 students studying to become dental assistants and five students studying to become dental laboratory technicians — for a total of $30,000 in scholarships.

Each CODA-accredited school and program may submit an application from one student in each of its allied dental careers program areas — dental assisting, dental hygiene and dental laboratory technology — for a total of three applications.

For scholarship guidelines and applications, visit adafoundation.org. For more information, contact the ADAF at 1-312-440-2547.

The ADA Foundation accepts tax-deductible donations for its scholarship programs, including the Allied Dental Scholarship Program and the Predoctoral Dental Student Scholarship Program, at adafoundation.org.