Arkansas Dental Hygienists’ Association Endowed Scholarship

Eligible: Continuing Dental Hygiene Students Only

Background and Purpose

The Arkansas Dental Hygienists’ Association Endowed scholarship was established in 2000. The purpose of this scholarship is to award an exemplary upper-level student in the dental hygiene program.

Award Amount and Timing

Subject to the availability of funds, the total annual award is $2,000 to the selected student. Scholarship award is as follows: $1,000 per semester for fall and spring semester enrollment.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Currently enrolled rising senior student who will be enrolled on a full-time basis during the subsequent academic year.
  2. A minimum of a 3.5 program grade point average (pGPA).
  3. Documented Financial Need – All students applying for scholarships must apply for financial aid.  Students are not required to accept awarded loans, but in order to generate the aid report required that officially documents financial need, a completed FAFSA is required.  Please see the Student Financial Services website for more information.