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

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Purpose

The American Dental Education Association (ADEA) and The Procter & Gamble Company announce the ADEA/Crest Oral-B Scholarships for Predoctoral Dental Students Pursuing Academic Careers. These scholarships support dental students who demonstrate firm commitments to becoming dental educators.


Overview

Each year two dental students receive the ADEA/Crest Oral-B Scholarship for Predoctoral Dental Students Pursuing Academic Careers. Each scholarship recipient receives $5,500 to be applied as follows:

  • $4,500 for tuition and fees.
  • $500 to subsidize travel to the 2018 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in Orlando, FL, March 17–20, 2018.
  • $500 to subsidize travel to visit the Procter & Gamble Research Center in Mason, OH.


Eligibility Requirements

An applicant must:

  • Be enrolled in a predoctoral program at an ADEA Member Institution.
  • Demonstrate interest in advanced education.
  • Show commitment to pursuing an academic career in dental education.
  • Be an ADEA Individual Member.

 

Application Process Checklist
The following items must be submitted by November 1, 2017, using the ADEA online application process:

  • A personal statement detailing his or her experiences, influences and decision-making that demonstrate a firm commitment to becoming a dental educator.
  • Individual letters of nomination and evaluation from two faculty members that address the candidate’s career goals.
  • A letter of recommendation from the student’s dean or person of equivalent academic rank.
  • Transcripts obtained from the candidate’s school registrar verifying academic standing.


Notification Date
Scholarship recipients and applicants not receiving awards will be notified by February 1, 2018.    


Questions

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

 

Past Recipients

2017
Mr. Elias Almaz, University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry
Ms. Beatriz Fortanely, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Dentistry

2016

Ms. Wendan Li, University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry 
Mr. Ho-Hyun Sun, Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine

2015

Mr. Jonathan Chodroff, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Ms. Kaitrin Kramer, University of Michigan School of Dentistry

2014
Lt. Adam Bennett, Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health
Mr. Kyle Holmberg, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2013

Mr. Jeffrey T. Hajibandeh, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Mr. Michael C. Shapiro, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

2012
Ms. Kayleigh A. Eaves, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Ms. Angela Gullard, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry