The CDA Foundation offers financial support for oral health programs and dental education statewide and the deadline for several grants and scholarships is approaching.
Numerous grants and scholarships are available throughout the year with various deadlines and submission periods. Currently, the CDA Foundation is accepting applications for the following programs:
- Bettie Underwood Dental Assisting Scholarship provides a $1,000 scholarship to a student enrolled in a California dental assisting program. Recipients are selected based on financial need, academic achievement and a strong desire for a career in the dental field. Application deadline March 31.
- Dr. Arthur A. Dugoni Faculty Award acknowledges and supports eligible faculty affiliated with one of the state's six dental schools for their exceptional leadership, innovation, collaboration, compassion, philanthropic spirit and integrity in dental education. Application deadline March 31.
- Dental Materials and Supplies Grant works in partnership with Henry Schein Cares to support nonprofit organizations with the donation of dental supplies and materials necessary for dental operations and oral health services. Application deadline March 31.
For more information, visit cdafoundation.org/receive