ADA to award scholarships to Academy for Advancing Leadership's Institute for Teaching and Learning

Support signals Association's commitment to dental education, academic careers

The American Dental Association Council on Dental Education and Licensure is granting three full-tuition scholarships to the Academy for Advancing Leadership's Institute for Teaching and Learning.

The scholarships are part of a commitment to support dental education and ADA general dentist members interested in serving full or part time in dental academia.

The Institute for Teaching and Learning is a four-day on-site program with class discussions, small-group projects, problem-solving exercises, observation and critique of teachers in action, self-directed coursework, peer feedback, and presentations by institute scholars.

The 2023 program will take place Aug. 13-16 at ADA Headquarters in Chicago. Although individuals may apply at any time during the year, the 2023 deadline is April 10. Scholarships will be granted by May 13. Each scholarship totals $3,500.

For more information on the scholarships, including the complete list of criteria and eligibility requirements, visit To learn more about the Institute for Teaching and Learning, go to