Scholarship Program

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Mission: To build healthier Hispanic communities.
Vision: We connect partners and develop leaders who impact transformational strategies for education, scholarship and research.

The Hispanic Dental Association Foundation is committed to supporting students through the educational process by awarding grants and scholarships to individuals with strong support from corporate partners and individual donors: Colgate-Palmolive, Procter & Gamble, A-dec, Dr. Juan Villarreal, Dr. Esperanza Rodriguez and HDA members.  Applicants should show commitment and dedication in improving and serving the oral health of the Hispanic community.

Download Application for the 2018-2019 Scholarships

For the 2018-2019 academic year, all applications must be postmarked or emailed no later than July 1, 2018.

Return the Application for the 2018-2019 Scholarships to:

Hispanic Dental Association Foundation
4557 Dogwood Lane
Brownsburg, IN 46112
hdafoundationscholarships@gmail.com
For further information, call 317-714-0037
or Email: hdafoundationscholarships@gmail.com

Hispanic Dental Association Foundation
2018-2019 Scholarship Program
Dental Residency or Specialty Program
Funded by Colgate-Palmolive Company

The intent of this Scholarship Program is to support promising students training in an accredited Dental Residency or Dental Specialty Program, including Dental Public Health, Endodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Oral and Maxillofacial  Surgery, Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, and Prosthodontics. Scholarships of $4,000 will be awarded to support meritorious work by students who seek to advance their scientific and applied clinical knowledge as they continue their journey through the oral health profession and their chosen Dental Residency or Specialty Program.

These scholarships are open to members of the Hispanic Dental Association and Hispanic Student Dental Association who have been accepted or enrolled in an accredited residency program.  Students must have an undergraduate or graduate degree in an oral health related field (Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, etc.) from a US school or abroad. Students must attend the Saturday, September 8, 2018 HDAF scholarship ceremony at the HSDA Regional Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry for scholarship acceptance.

Maximum award: $4,000 for Dental Residency students.  In addition, a scholarship package will include up to $500 travel reimbursement when applicable and complimentary meeting registration.  Follow directions on the application regarding completion and return.

Hispanic Dental Association Foundation
2018-2019 Scholarship Program
First, Second, Third, Fourth Year Dental Students
and First and Second Year Dental Hygiene Students
Funded by Colgate-Palmolive Company

The intent of this Scholarship Program is to support promising students during their academic training. Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 will be awarded to Dental Students and $1,000 for Dental Hygiene Students. Scholarships will be awarded to students for meritorious work who seek scientific and applied clinical knowledge during their academic journey of their dental professional program.

These scholarships are open to members of the Hispanic Dental Association and the Hispanic Student Dental Association who have been accepted or currently enrolled in an accredited dental or dental hygiene program. Students must attend the Saturday, September 8, 2018 HDAF scholarship ceremony at the HSDA Regional Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry for scholarship acceptance.

Maximum Award: $2,000 for Dental Students, $1,000 for Dental Hygiene. In addition, a scholarship package will include up to $500 travel reimbursement when applicable and complimentary meeting registration.  Follow directions on the application regarding completion and return.  

Hispanic Dental Association Foundation
2018-2019 Scholarship Program
First, Second, Third, Fourth Year Dental Students
and First and Second Year Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting Students
Funded by Procter & Gamble Professional Oral Health

The intent of this Scholarship Program is to support promising students during their academic training. Scholarships in the amount of $1000 – $2,000 will be awarded to Dental, Dental Hygiene, and Dental Assisting students. Scholarships will be awarded to students for meritorious work who seek scientific and applied clinical knowledge during their academic journey of their dental professional program.
These scholarships are open to members of the Hispanic Dental Association and the Hispanic Student Dental Association who have been accepted or currently enrolled in an accredited dental, dental hygiene, or dental assisting program. Students must attend the Saturday, September 8, 2018 HDAF scholarship ceremony at the HSDA Regional Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry for scholarship acceptance.

Maximum Award: $1000 – $2,000 for Dental, Dental Hygiene, and Dental Assisting students. In addition, a scholarship package will include up to $500 travel reimbursement when applicable and complimentary meeting registration.  Follow directions on the application regarding completion and return.

Hispanic Dental Association Foundation
2018-2019 Scholarship Program
For Third and Fourth Year Dental Students
Funded by A-dec

The intent of this Scholarship Program is to support promising students as they pursue their academic training. Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 for Dental Students will be awarded to support meritorious work by students who seek to advance their scientific and applied clinical knowledge as they continue through and complete their oral health professional program.

These scholarships are open to members of the Hispanic Dental Association and Hispanic Student Dental Association who are enrolled in an accredited dental program. Students must attend the Saturday, September 8, 2018 HDAF scholarship ceremony at the HSDA Regional Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry for scholarship acceptance.

Eligibility for this scholarship includes Dental Students in their 3rd or 4th year.

Maximum award: $2,000 for Dental Students. In addition, a scholarship package will include up to $500 travel reimbursement when applicable and complimentary meeting registration.  Follow directions on the application regarding completion and return.    

Hispanic Dental Association Foundation
2018-2019 Scholarship Program
Dental Students and Dental Hygiene Students
Enrolled in the State of Texas
Funded by Dr. Juan Villarreal

The intent of this Scholarship Program is to support promising students as they continue through their academic training. Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 for a Dental Student and $500 for a Dental Hygiene Student will be awarded to support meritorious work by students in the state of Texas who seek to advance their scientific and applied clinical knowledge as they continue through and complete their oral health professional program from an accredited institution in Texas. 

These scholarships are open to members of the Hispanic Dental Association and Hispanic Student Dental Association who have been accepted or enrolled into an accredited dental or dental hygiene program in the state of Texas. Students must attend the Saturday, September 8, 2018 HDAF scholarship ceremony at the HSDA Regional Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry for scholarship acceptance.

Maximum Award: $1,000 for Dental Students; $500 for Dental Hygiene students. In addition, a scholarship package will include up to $500 travel reimbursement when applicable and complimentary meeting registration.  Follow directions on the application regarding completion and return.

2018-2019 Scholarship Program
First, Second, and Third Year Dental Students
Funded by Dr. Esperanza Rodriguez

The intent of this Scholarship Program is to support promising students as they pursue their academic training in their First, Second, and Third years of Dental School. Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 for Dental Students will be awarded to support meritorious work by students who seek to advance their scientific and applied clinical knowledge as they continue through the oral health profession.

These scholarships are open to members of the Hispanic Dental Association and Hispanic Student Dental Association who are enrolled in an accredited dental program. Students must attend the Saturday, September 8, 2018 HDAF scholarship ceremony at the HSDA Regional Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry for scholarship acceptance.

Maximum award: $1,000 for Dental Students. In addition, a scholarship package will include up to $500 travel reimbursement when applicable and complimentary meeting registration.  Follow directions on the application regarding completion and return.