Dental Education Scholarship for Students

Scholarship Purpose:

The Dental Education scholarship aims to support students pursuing a career in dentistry
by providing financial assistance for their dental educational endeavors.

Scholarship Rules:


> Open to students interested in pursuing a career in dentistry.

> Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to dental education and a genuine passion.

Scholarship Award

> Scholarship will be awarded based on merit, financial need, and the applicant's dedication to pursuing dental education.

> The maximum scholarship amount per student is $5,000.

> Scholarship can cover tuition, textbooks, educational materials, and other relevant expenses associated with dental education.

Application Process

> Application Form: Applicants must complete the official application form and provide personal and academic information.

> Personal Statement: Include a personal statement outlining your interest in dentistry, career goals, and why you deserve the grant.

> Letters of Recommendation: Submit two letters of recommendation, preferably from teachers or mentors who can speak to your commitment to education and passion for dentistry.

> Transcripts: Provide a copy of your most recent high school/college transcripts.

> Financial Need Documentation: Applicants must submit documentation demonstrating financial need, such as a statement of income or a letter explaining financial circumstances.

> Review Period: The review Period may be up to 60 calendar days.

Selection Criteria

> Selection will be based on academic achievement, dedication to pursuing a career in dentistry, letters of recommendation, and financial need.

> The scholarship committee may conduct interviews for shortlisted candidates.

Scholarship Disbursement

> The scholarship will be disbursed directly to the educational institution or as specified by the grant recipient, focusing on covering educational expenses.

Requirements for Scholarship Recipients

> Scholarship recipients must consent to interviews or photography sessions for potential features on SDF social media platforms.

> Periodic updates on academic progress and noteworthy achievements related to the pursuit of dental education are expected from scholarship recipients.

About Us:

Stevenson Dental Foundation was founded in 2022 by Dr. Richard Stevenson, a recognized authority on oral health promotion and a 30-year advocate for dental education and care for low-income populations.

Stevenson Dental Foundation’s mission is to provide quality accessible oral care, foster cutting-edge research and support the next generation of dental professionals.

Our Vision:

Improving oral care for all to create a world where everyone smiles with confidence. ❤

In order to serve as many patients in our community as possible, Stevenson Dental Foundation must be able to fund all aspects of a comprehensive, high-functioning program. We hope that you will consider supporting our efforts by making a tax-deductible contribution today to help us make quality, affordable dental care a reality for everyone. Stevenson Dental Foundation commits to maintaining low overhead and administrative costs to ensure that the maximum amount of funds raised go directly to fulfilling our mission.

Our foundation is committed to promoting equal opportunities for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, or any other protected status. We strive to ensure a fair and unbiased process in awarding oral-care grants and scholarships, fostering inclusivity in our mission to support dental education and patient care.

Stevenson Dental Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity. All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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