Scholarships for Dentistry Majors

If you're a dentistry major looking for help paying for college, you're in luck. There are many scholarships available to aspiring dentists. Professional associations and interest groups, such as the American Dental Association and American Dental Education Association, award many of these scholarships. Government organizations, such as the National Health Service Corps, and dental schools also provide scholarships for dentistry majors. In some cases, potential recipients must be nominated by a dean or professor to be eligible. And often, applicants must demonstrate superior academic achievement. Submission of an essay or letters of recommendation may be required. Continue reading below to discover more about scholarships for dentistry majors.

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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dental Auxiliary|Dental Technology|Dentistry|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details West Virginia Health Sciences Service Program West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
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  • 15,000 - 30,000
  • 15 awards
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Medicine|Dentistry|Pharmacy|
  • Career: |Physician Assistant (Career)|Clinical Psychologist (Career)|Nurse Educator (Career)|Nurse Midwife (Career)|Nurse Practitioner (Career)|Physical Therapy (Industry)|Clinical Social Worker (Career)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College senior|Master's-level study|Doctoral-level study|
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The Health Sciences Service Program was established as a recruitment incentive program for health professions students interested in practicing in underserved communities in West Virginia. Recipients must agree to fulfill a service obligation of two years of full-time or four years of half-time practice located in West Virginia.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Advanced Practice Healthcare Scholarship Program Health Professions Education Foundation
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  • 50,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Physical Therapy|Occupational Therapy|Dentistry|Speech Therapy|Physician's Assistant|Pharmacy|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Certified Nurse Midwife|Clinical Nurse Specialist|
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This scholarship was established to students currently accepted or enrolled in California Board or Committee approved programs such as Certified Nurse Midwives Clinical Nurse Specialists, Dentist, Nurse Practitioners, Occupational Therapists, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Physician Assistants and Speech Therapists. Applicants must graduate after June 30, 2016 and be free from any other service obligation, except HPEF scholarship programs.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Howard R. Raper Award American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Aug-2-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|Post-graduate|
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The award is for a promising graduate student who demonstrates an interest in oral and maxillofacial radiology and intends to pursue a career in academia.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Charles R. Morris Award American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Aug-2-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dentistry|
  • School (College): |Accredited Dental Hygiene Program|Accredited Dental Program|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Charles R. Morris Award is awarded to a student enrolled in accredited dental or dental hygiene program.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Elizabeth Marie Roberts Scholarship Triangle Community Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nutrition|Dental Hygiene|Nursing|Respiratory Therapy|Medicine|Physical Therapy|Occupational Therapy|Dentistry|Radiologic Technology|Laboratory Technology|Midwifery|Healthcare Administration|
  • School (K-12): |Northern High School, Durham, NC|Riverside High School, Durham, NC|Voyager Academy, Durham, NC|Durham School of the Arts, Durham, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Bahama, NC|
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The Elizabeth Marie Roberts Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors from Northern High School, Riverside High School, Voyager Academy, or Durham School of the Arts. Applicants must be demonstrated financial need with minimum 2.5 GPA
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program Health Professions Education Foundation
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  • 8,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Clinical Laboratory|Respiratory Therapy|Social Work|Radiologic Technology|Pharmacy Technician|Community Health|Medical Imaging|Diagnostic Medicine|Medical Technology|Nuclear Medicine|Surgical Technician|Ultrasound Technicians|Physical Therapist Assistant|Occupational Therapy Assistant|
  • Residence: Live in |California|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program is given to students of healthcare. The scholarship provides an up to $8,000 fund to support the student's education. The applicant must agree to a twelve-month service obligation in the healthcare industry.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Nursing|Medicine|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Dentistry|Counseling|Drafting|Physician's Assistant|Pharmacy|Culinary Arts|Teaching|Automotive|Public Safety|Surveying and Mapping|Mental Health|Agricultural Sciences|Applied Occupations|Bookkeeping|Fire Science|
  • School (K-12): |Healdsburg High School, Healdsburg, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|
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The Carlisle Van Ornum/H.E.L.P. Scholarship Fund - Healdsburg is awarded to graduating high school senior or graduates of Healdsburg High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in medical, dental, nursing, physician assistant, pharmacy, physical therapy, teaching, culinary, accounting, bookkeeping, automotive, fire science,public safety, agricultural sciences, mental health, counseling, architectural, drafting, engineering, surveying
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Dr. Paul W. Vineyard Scholarship Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jul-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private| in |Worcester, MD|Wicomico, MD|Somerset, MD|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MD|Queen Annes, MD|Talbot, MD|Caroline, MD|Dorchester, MD|
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Dr. Paul W. Vineyard Scholarship is given to a resident of one of the following eight counties on Marylands Eastern Shore: Kent, Queen Annes, Talbot, Caroline, Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester. The scholarship provides a minimum of $1,000 fund to a graduating senior at a public or private high school or an individual who has been acce[ted or attending a dental hygiene program.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details APIASF /United Health Foundation Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +6 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|Dentistry|Pharmacy|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Washington|
  • Residence: Live in |New York|Minnesota|Wisconsin|New Mexico|Arizona|California|Nevada|Texas|Hawaii|Georgia|Tennessee|Colorado|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students planning to enroll as an undergraduate student in U.S. accredited college or university. Applicants must be pursuing a degree that will lead to a career as a health care professional. Students must demonstrate a commitment to working in underserved communities.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Decatur Dental Services (DDS) Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dental Technology|Dentistry|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
background
Decatur Dental Services (DDS) Scholarship is given to students who plans to major in the dental related field of study. The scholarship provides 2 non-renewable funds of $500 for each awardee. The scholarship was established in 2005 by a group of dentists.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 4 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Law|Architecture|Agriculture|Medicine|Accounting|Computer Science|Dentistry|Teaching|Ministry|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Charlotte, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
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The John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduate from a high school in Charlotte, Hendry, or Lee counties. Applicants must be studying medicine, law, dentistry, teaching (math & science), ministry, engineering, accounting, agriculture, architecture, or computer science.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Albert G. Richards Award American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Aug-2-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology|
  • Organization: American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (Professional Organization)
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The purpose of this award is to assist graduate students in conducting research relevant to OMFR.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Scholarship for Academic Excellence American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) Institute for Oral Health
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|
  • Organization: American Dental Hygienists' Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Johnson & Johnson sponsored the Scholarship for Academic Excellence to award 5 scholarships worth $1000. Application is open to those pursuing a college, certificate or associate degree.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Dentsply Rinn Clinical Award American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Aug-2-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology|
  • Organization: American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (Professional Organization)
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To award the best poster in a clinical OMFR topic.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Allied Dental Student Scholarship Program American Dental Association (ADA) Endowment and Assistance Fund, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 30 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dental Assisting|Dental Laboratory Technology|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Offered by the ADA Foundation, this scholarship is designed to facilitate the education of academically gifted students, which in turn helps to foster the public's oral health. It is awarded to help dental assisting, dental hygiene, and dental laboratory technology students defray a part of their professional educational expenses.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Hu-Friedy/Esther Wilkins Instrument Scholarships American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) Institute for Oral Health
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|
  • Organization: American Dental Hygienists' Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Hu-Friedy/Esther Wilkins Instrument Scholarships is offered by ADHAs Institute for Oral Health. It is sponsored by the HuFriedy Manufacturing Co, Inc. The scholarships are awarded to five students taking a certificate/ associate or baccalaureate degree level. The program awardees will receive a Hu-Friedy dental hygiene instruments of their choice equivalent to a retail value of $1,000.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Young Innovations Scholarship American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) Institute for Oral Health
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  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|
  • Organization: American Dental Hygienists' Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Young Innovations Scholarshipis part of ADHAs Institute for Oral Health Scholarship Program sponsored by Young Dental. This scholarship offers financial assistance to dental hygiene students and dental hygienists who demonstrate a commitment to advance the discipline of dental hygiene. The program provides one scholarship for a student pursuing a Baccalaureate degree and one scholarship is designated for a student pursuing a Certificate or Associate degree. It prioritizes applicants who demonstrate outreach activities, volunteerism, and leadership qualities.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Sigma Phi Alpha Certificate/Associate Scholarship American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) Institute for Oral Health
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|
  • Organization: American Dental Hygienists' Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Sigma Phi Alpha Certificate/Associate Scholarshipis part of ADHAs Institute for Oral Health Scholarship Program. This scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student pursuing a Certificate/Associate degree. The school must have an active chapter of the Sigma Phi Alpha Dental Hygiene Honor Society and the awardee is a potential future Sigma Phi Alpha member. This scholarship offers financial assistance to dental hygiene students and dental hygienists who demonstrate a commitment to advance the discipline of dental hygiene.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Karla Girts Memorial Community Outreach Scholarship American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) Institute for Oral Health
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  • 2,000
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|
  • Organization: American Dental Hygienists' Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Karla Girts Memorial Community Outreach Scholarship is part of ADHAs Institute for Oral Health Scholarship Program. This scholarship offers financial assistance to dental hygiene students and dental hygienists who demonstrate a commitment to advance the discipline of dental hygiene. Thisis sponsored by Procter & Gamble in memory of Karla Girts, BSDH, RDH, past president of ADHA and former Chair of ADHA Institute for Oral Health.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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