ADEA Awards, Scholarships, and Fellowships

Click here to access current ADEA awards, scholarships, and fellowships.

Applications for both educators and students are available on the right.

The following scholarhips are made possible by generous sponsorship from our corporate members:


For Students

ADEA/Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products Preventive Dentistry Scholarships 

ADEA/Crest Oral-B Scholarship for Dental Hygiene Students Pursuing Academic Careers 

ADEA/Sigma Phi Alpha Linda DeVore Scholarship

ADEA/Crest Oral-B Scholarship for Predoctoral Students Pursuing Academic Careers


For Allied Dental Educators

ADEA/Colgate-Palmolive Co. Allied Dental Educators Fellowship 

For Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Educators 

ADEA/Colgate-Palmolive Co. Excellence in Teaching Award 

ADEA/Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products/Enid A. Neidle Scholar-in-Residence Program for Women


For All Dental Educators

ADEA/ADEA Council of Students/Colgate-Palmolive Co. Junior Faculty Award 

ADEA/Alpha Omega Foundation Leonard Abrams Scholar in the ADEA Leadership Institute 

ADEA/Colgate-Palmolive/National Dental Association Jeanne C. Sinkford Scholarship 

ADEA/Sunstar Americas, Inc./Harry W. Bruce, Jr. Legislative Fellowship 

ADEA/William J. Gies Foundation Education Fellowship 

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


For All Dental Schools

ADEA/International Federation of Dental Education Associations Orna Shanley Prize 

ADEA/William J. Gies Foundation Dental Research Scholarship