Research Awards

DENTSPLY/ADHA Graduate Student Clinician’s Research Program

Deadline: February 2015

ADHA in conjunction with DENTSPLY Professional 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 Session
  • Recognition at Annual Session
  • $100 per diem at Annual Session
  • Air travel to Annual Session
  • Two nights’ lodging at Annual Session
  • $1000 cash award for first place winner
  • Travel expenses for the first place winner to attend the ADA Annual Session, 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 20, 2015

Recipient Selection: May 2015

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ADHA and Sigma Phi Alpha are pleased to announce the 2015 Sigma Phi Alpha Journalism Award Competition, sponsored by a grant from Johnson and Johnson Healthcare Products. 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. The deadline for submission is March 20, 2015.

The winners of the 2015 Sigma Phi Alpha Journalism Award will be acknowledged at the ADHA’s 2015 CLL at the 92nd Annual Session on June 20, 2015, during Saturday’s Plenary Session. In addition, winners will receive an award in the amount of $1000 to attend the meeting.

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RDH Judges needed for ADHA’s 2015 CLL at the 92nd Annual Session

ADHA member hygienists, serving as judges, will evaluate the quality of the student presentations. Judging will take place on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 from 3:00pm – 6:00pm. Please consider volunteering your time as an ADHA Table Clinic/Poster Session Judge. It's a great way to support ADHA and the students who are the future of the dental hygiene profession. All judges are invited to attend the awards breakfast that will be held Thursday, June 18 from 9:30am-10:30am. Please note: all applicants need to be registered to attend ADHA’s 2015 CLL at the 92nd Annual Session in Nashville. Apply today (coming soon).