Have an idea for an advocacy event? The LGN Event Grant is available to help you plan the advocacy event that works best for your chapter or region. Whether you want to coordinate a state lobby day, implement an advocacy academy or create a new advocacy event, this grant is available to encourage any and all advocacy events at the local level.

Purpose of the Grant

This grant is intended to support advocacy efforts at the local level. A maximum of $500 will be awarded per grant submission, and up to six grants will be awarded.


Roseman's Post-ADA Dentist and Student Lobby Day Game Bowling Night.

Deadlines and Important Dates 

  • October 2, 2023: Applications are due.
  • November 1, 2023: Council on Advocacy will select grant winners. Recipients will be notified at a later date.
  • July 15, 2024: Deadline to hold advocacy event.

Congratulations to the 2023 ASDA chapter grant recipients:

  • The University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics, Iowa City, IA

  • Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine, South Jordan, UT

  • Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA

  • University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT

  • University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, Buffalo, NY

  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA

Applications for the 2024 grant cycle will open in summer 2024.

Contact advocacydept@ASDAnet.org with any questions.