- Max Amount: $10000
- Deadline: May 15, 2014
- Application Availability: Open to apply today
- Number of Awards: 11
- Award Type: Scholarships
- Application Overview:
All applicants must submit an application online or by mail and provide letters of recommendation. Further application requirements for individual scholarships are listed on the provider's site.
Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents who also belong to an underrepresented minority with an intent to study in the field of dentistry. See specific awards for further eligibility requirements.
To award underrepresented minorities who are starting or continuing their studies in the dental field. The following scholarships are available:
*Dr. Joseph L. Henry Scholarship: For undergraduates accepted to dental school or those entering the fields of dental hygiene or dental assisting.
*Pre-Doctoral Scholarship: Must be 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year dental student in good standing.
*Dr. Bessie Elizabeth Delaney Scholarship: Female applicants only, post doctoral-studies.
*Dr. Clifton O. Dummett & Lois Doyle Dummett Scholarship: For post doctoral-studies.
*Memorial Scholarship: Students pursuing post doctoral-studies.
- Name: National Dental Association (NDA)/The National Dental Association Foundation
- Background: The National Dental Association (NDA) is compromised of forty-eight state and local chapters throughout the U.S. and Caribbean. Representing over 6,000 Black dentists, and 30 million Black Americans, it is currently expanding its membership to include oral health care professionals in Africa, Canada, Saudi Arabia, South America, and Latin America. It is also the parent organization of the Student National Dental Association, National Dental Hygienists Association, National Dental Assistants Association and Auxiliary National Dental Association. The National Dental Association Foundation was formed in 1976 as a 501(c)3 non-profit entity organized to pursue charitable, educational and scientific/research endeavors. Since then, the Foundation has been successful in promoting its ambitious agenda by securing sponsorships and grants from a wide variety of sources across the country.
- Website: http://www.ndaonline.org