Research Awards

Dentsply Sirona/ADHA Graduate Student Clinician’s Research Program

Deadline: February 3rd, 2017

ADHA in conjunction with Dentsply Sirona is pleased to announce the Graduate Student Clinicians Research Program. The director of each graduate dental hygiene program may identify one student to participate. One graduate dental hygiene student per program may present their research in a standard scientific poster, in the format of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR).

Up to 18 recipients will be selected. Recipients will receive the following:

  • Certificate of participation
  • Recognition in an ADHA publication
  • Complimentary registration for Annual Conference
  • Recognition at Annual Conference
  • $100 per diem at Annual Conference
  • Air travel to Annual Conference
  • Two nights’ lodging at Annual Conference
  • $1000 cash award for first place winner
  • Travel expenses for the first place winner to attend the AADR Annual Conference, where he or she may present the winning presentation during Student Clinician Award Program
  • $500 cash award for second place winner
  • $250 cash award for third place winner
  • Award program and reception

Contact your graduate program director for additional information.

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ADHA/Sigma Phi Alpha Journalism Awards

Deadline: March 1st 2017
Recipient Selection: April 2017

Questions? Email

Thank you for your interest. This award is now closed.

ADHA in conjunction with Johnson & Johnson, Consumer Inc. is pleased to announce the Sigma Phi Alpha Excellence in Journalism. This is awarded to an outstanding student pursuing a Baccalaureate degree/Graduate degree at a school with an active chapter of the Sigma Phi Alpha Dental Hygiene Honor Society that is a potential future Sigma Phi Alpha member or a current member in good standing. These awards recognize one outstanding manuscript submitted by a student pursuing a baccalaureate degree and one outstanding manuscript submitted by a student pursuing a master's or doctoral degree. Both winning manuscripts will be published in the Journal of Dental Hygiene.

  • $1,000 cash award
  • An engraved award
  • Recognition in Access Magazine, ADHA's official publication
  • Recognition at Annual Conference
  • Publication of manuscript in the Journal of Dental Hygiene

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