ADEA/American Association of Endodontists Foundation Scholar in the ADEA Leadership Institute

Purpose

The American Dental Education Association (ADEA) has partnered with the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) Foundation to sponsor an endodontic educator’s participation in the ADEA Leadership Institute.


Overview

The ADEA/AAE Foundation Scholar in the ADEA Leadership Institute receives a $25,000 stipend for tuition and fees for his or her participation in the ADEA Leadership Institute.


Eligibility Requirements

An applicant must:

  • Be an endodontic educator.
  • Demonstrate strong leadership qualities.
  • Demonstrate interest and work in equity and diversity issues in the profession.
  • Be an ADEA Individual Member.


Application Deadline

Applications must have been received by November 8, 2016.


Application Process Checklist

Using the ADEA online application process, applicants must submit an application for the ADEA Leadership Institute and indicate an interest in being selected as the ADEA/American Association of Endodontists Foundation Scholar in the ADEA Leadership Institute. The ADEA Leadership Institute application requires the following:

  • Two letters of recommendation from professional colleagues.
  • A signed letter of recommendation from the dean of the applicant’s dental school stating how the applicant’s participation will benefit the applicant and institution.
  • A current curriculum vitae.

The application must be signed by the dean of the applicant’s dental school. The signatory agrees to pay the fellow’s full salary and benefits during the scholarship year and to support the fellow’s travel and personal expenses associated with participation in the ADEA Leadership Institute, including airfare, ground transportation, lodging and meals.


Questions

Contact Mr. Eric Lund, ADEA Professional Development Manager, at 202-289-7201 or lunde@adea.org with questions.


Notification Date and Award Announcement

Scholarship recipients and applicants not receiving awards will be notified by February 1, 2017. The award will be announced during the 2017 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in Long Beach, CA, March 18–21, 2017.


Past Recipients

2017
Dr. Natasha Flake, University of Washington School of Dentistry


2016

Dr. Ariadne Letra, University of Texas School of Dentistry Houston


2015

Dr. Renato Silva, The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston


2014

Dr. Laurie Fleisher, New York University College of Dentistry


2013

Dr. Craig Hirschberg, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Dental School


2012

Dr. Marc Levitan, Medical University of South Carolina James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine