Student Awards/Scholarship

For all awards, send ALL documents in one email, not in various email attachments, please title your documents as needed.

ADAA/Hu-Friedy Merit Scholar Award - Deadline Saturday, March 15, 2014

ADAA is proud to partner with Hu-Friedy to honor those dental assisting students who exhibit proficiency in four-handed dentistry and exemplify the critical contribution an educated dental assistant makes to the success of clinical outcomes, patient satisfaction and improved office efficiency.  


Download ADAA/Hu-Friedy Merit Scholar Award 

2013 Hu-Friedy Recipients

ADAA/Hu-Friedy Past Winners


Juliette A. Southard/Oral-B Education Scholarship Program, named for the founder of the American Dental Assistants Association, is underwritten by Oral-B, ADAA and volunteer donations.  Established in 1929, the program awards scholarships to dental assisting students and dental assistants interested in furthering their education in the field of dental assisting.

Available to students who are enrolled in a dental assisting program or applicable courses aimed at furthering a career in dental assisting. 

Applicant must be an ADAA member or ADAA student member.       

Qualifications & Procedure

Download JAS/Oral-B Education Scholarship Program Application

2013 Winners

Past Winners


ADAA STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - Deadline Saturday, March 15, 2014

Presented to the ADAA Student member who has shown the most outstanding achievement as a dental assisting student.

The ADAA Student Achievement Award may be presented annually to one (1) student member at a dental assisting school. 

In order to apply fo this award, you must be a current student member of the American Dental Assistants Association and enrolled in a dental assisting program.

Qualifications & Procedure

Download ADAA Student Achievement Award Application

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