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Scholarship Criteria & Application

The 2017 scholarship process is now closed.

Students and Deans that have submitted a scholarship application will receive an outcome notification no later than August 31, 2017. If you are interested in applying for a DTA Foundation scholarship in 2018, please click here and request to be added to our mailing list. The information below is for reference only.

In 2017 the DTA Foundation will select 27 dental students to receive a $5,000 scholarship to be applied towards tuition and fees.  Each U.S. dental school dean may nominate one student from their school.  All applications from each dental school must be submitted by the dean’s office. (Applications sent individually by the applicant are not considered.)

Applicants must be in the class of 2018 or class of 2019 at a dental school accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation, with demonstrated financial need, have a commitment to community service and be in good academic standing with their university.

Scholarship Eligibility and Application Documents:

2017 DTA Foundation Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

Application Part 1: Instruction & Qualification Form To be completed by the Dean or Dean's designee.

Application Part 2: Community Service & Accomplishments Form To be completed by the student.

The 2017 scholarship program is funded in part by:



Blasdell Family, Bruns & Associates, Cohen Amsterdam Educational Foundation, Scott & Marion Parrish