Oral hygiene education and preventive dental care are effective and inexpensive ways to improve the quality of a patient’s life. Dental schools and dental students have the unique ability to serve their community, including traditionally underserved populations. This grant is generously supported by Colgate.
Purpose of the Grant
This $500 grant is awarded to five chapters. It is intended to support ASDA chapters in coordinating a program or event that focuses on prevention of dental disease and/or promotion of oral health for any underserved population within the community.
Applications for the 2021 Dentistry in the Community Grant are now closed.
Deadlines and important dates:
- October 1, 2021: Applications are due.
- November 1, 2021: Council on Professional Issues will select grant winners. Recipients will be notified at a later date.
July 15, 2022: Deadline to hold event. Event report and photos due.
Chapter winners must abide by the above deadlines or may be subject to funds revocation.
Contact Robin Lieberman, advocacy senior coordinator.